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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Spanish-American War Memorial

 
 
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1. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In Memoriam
U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898

This figurehead from the battleship "Louisiana" is erected in memory of the soldiers and sailors who served the flag in the Spanish-American War.

1898-1902

Erected MDMXXXIX
 
Erected 1939.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 30° 26.133′ N, 91° 10.141′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Dalrymple Drive and Magnolia Drive, on the right when traveling south on Dalrymple Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70808, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stories of City Park (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic City Park Golf Course (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Battle (approx. half a mile away); Baton Rouge High School (approx. 0.8 miles away); National Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Massachusetts Memorial
Spanish-American War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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2. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
(approx. one mile away); School For The Deaf (approx. one mile away); Beauregard Town (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
Spanish-American War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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3. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
Spanish-American War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
Spanish-American War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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5. Spanish-American War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 24, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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