Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Spanish-American War Memorial
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.
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 walking distance of this marker. 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); A Bench By The Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Baton Rouge High School (approx. 0.8 miles away); National Cemetery Massachusetts Memorial (approx. one mile away); Baton Rouge Lakes (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 24, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.