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Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Wisconsin Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Wisconsin Soldiers Memorial (front) image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 3, 2008
1. Wisconsin Soldiers Memorial (front)
Inscription.
(front)
Wisconsin

Dedicated to the memory of
Wisconsin Soldiers
who gave their lives
in defense of the Union in
1861 - 1865

Four hundred and five
belonging to the following regiments
are buried here

1st Cavalry

5th Battery Light Artillery
6th Battery Light Artillery
10th Battery Light Artillery
12th Battery Light Artillery

1st Infantry 3rd Infantry
10th Infantry 12th Infantry
14th Infantry 15th Infantry
16th Infantry 17th Infantry
18th Infantry 21st Infantry
22nd Infantry 24th Infantry
25th Infantry 26th Infantry
31st Infantry 32nd Infantry
(back)
"I am the resurrection
and the life. He that
believeth in Me, though
he were dead yet shall
he live."

 
Location. 33° 57.062′ N, 84° 32.519′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Washington Avenue NE and Cole Street NE. Touch for map. Located near the hill Pavilion in the Marietta National Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Washington Ave NE, Marietta GA 30060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Wisconsin Soldiers Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 3, 2008
2. Wisconsin Soldiers Memorial (back)
within walking distance of this marker. Address by President Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); Marietta National Military Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Judge Debra Halpern Bernes (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lemon St. Grammar and High School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Edward Flournoy, Jr. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cherokee Treaty (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Zion Heritage Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cobb County (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Also see . . .  Marietta National Cemetery. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (Submitted on August 21, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Badger atop the memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, July 3, 2008
3. Badger atop the memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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