Galesburg in Kalamazoo County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 42° 17.341′ N, 85° 25.055′ W. Marker is in Galesburg, Michigan, in Kalamazoo County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Battle Creek Street (State Highway 96) and E. Michigan Avenue, on the right when traveling east on E. Battle Creek Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galesburg MI 49053, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Rufus Shafter Memorial (here, next to this marker); Congregational United Church of Christ (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Kalamazoo Region (approx. 1.8 miles away); Barn Theatre (approx. 3.4 miles away); Park Theatre (approx. 4.6 miles away); Climax World War II Memorial (approx. 5.4 miles away); First Rural Free Delivery Carriers (approx. 5.4 miles away); Daniel B. Eldred House (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galesburg.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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