Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wisconsin Soldiers’ Home
Erected 2014 by West Side Soldiers’ Aid Society Inc. and Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 553.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 2.362′ N, 87° 54.715′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North Plankinton Avenue 0.1 miles north of West Wisconsin Avenue, on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 731 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee WI 53203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Milwaukee (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee's Bridge War (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Milwaukee's Miraculous Mallard (about 400 feet away); Nearly a Century of Planning (about 500 feet away); Architectural Gems on the Riverfront (about 500 feet away); Gertie (about 500 feet away); Oneida Street Station (about 500 feet away); National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is a list of markers related to the soldiers' home.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on September 24, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 3, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page.