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St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument

St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery

 
 
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By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
1. Saint Boniface Union Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
(German)
Zum andenken an die heldenmuthige thellnahme der Deutschen an der vertheidigung des neuen vaterlandes im Amerkanischen Burgerkriege
1861-65
Enthullt am 30 Mai 1887

(English)
In memory of the heroic Germans who took part in the defense of the new fatherland in the American Civil War
1861-65.
Unveiled May 30 1887
 
Erected 1887 by St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument and Memorial Association.
 
Location. 41° 58.284′ N, 87° 40.047′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Clark Street and West Ainslie Street, on the left when traveling south on North Clark Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4901 North Clark Street, Chicago IL 60640, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Getty Tomb (approx. mile away); John Peter Altgeld (approx. 0.8 miles away); Earl Seymour Wharton Reebie (approx. 0.9 miles away); Claude Seymour Reebie (approx. 0.9 miles away); Louis Henri Sullivan (approx. 0.9 miles
Saint Boniface Union Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
2. Saint Boniface Union Soldiers Monument
away); Allan Pinkerton (approx. one mile away); WWI Memorial (approx. one mile away); John A. "Jack" Johnson (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
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By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
3. Members
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument and Memorial Association image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
4. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument and Memorial Association
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By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
5. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
6. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Dedication
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
7. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Sponsors
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
8. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Honor Roll
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
9. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument Honor Roll
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By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2016
10. St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on April 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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