Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
St. Boniface Union Soldiers Monument
St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery
Zum andenken an die heldenmuthige thellnahme der Deutschen an der vertheidigung des neuen vaterlandes im Amerkanischen Burgerkriege
Enthullt am 30 Mai 1887
In memory of the heroic Germans who took part in the defense of the new fatherland in the American Civil War
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. ¾ 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 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 Sites • War, US Civil •
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