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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Camp Douglas

 
Clickable Map of Juneau County, Wisconsin and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Juneau County, WI (20) Adams County, WI (8) Columbia County, WI (72) Jackson County, WI (25) Monroe County, WI (19) Sauk County, WI (47) Vernon County, WI (27) Wood County, WI (54)  JuneauCounty(20) Juneau County (20)  AdamsCounty(8) Adams County (8)  ColumbiaCounty(72) Columbia County (72)  JacksonCounty(25) Jackson County (25)  MonroeCounty(19) Monroe County (19)  SaukCounty(47) Sauk County (47)  VernonCounty(27) Vernon County (27)  WoodCounty(54) Wood County (54)
Camp Douglas, Wisconsin and Vicinity
    Juneau County (20)
    Adams County (8)
    Columbia County (72)
    Jackson County (25)
    Monroe County (19)
    Sauk County (47)
    Vernon County (27)
    Wood County (54)
 
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1Wisconsin (Juneau County), Camp Douglas — 16 — Castle Rock
You are standing on what was once the bottom of a glacial lake in which Castle Rock, the formation rising before you, was an island. Thousands of years of erosion by water, ice and wind created the surface features you see in this area. The . . . — Map (db m4230) HM
2Wisconsin (Juneau County), Camp Douglas — In memory of 1st Lt. Jerome A. Volk
Lt. Volk was the first Wisconsin Air National Guard pilot killed in the Korean Conflict. Jerome Volk was born March 17, 1925, and attended Rufus King High School in Milwaukee. Volk enlisted, went to pilot training, and was commissioned during . . . — Map (db m39165) HM
3Wisconsin (Juneau County), Camp Douglas — 299 — Wisconsin Military Reservation
Following the Civil War, state officials reorganized the Wisconsin Militia and in 1879 renamed it the Wisconsin National Guard. Adjutant General Chandler P. Chapman of Madison, a veteran of the famed Iron Brigade, purchased 440 acres near the . . . — Map (db m31744) HM
4Wisconsin (Juneau County), Camp Douglas — Wisconsin Winnebago Veterans Monument
The thanks of the Nation is extended through the President, Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States to the people of The Winnebago Tribe in Wisconsin for their unswerving loyalty and patriotism, the splendid service . . . — Map (db m37190) HM
5Wisconsin (Monroe County), Camp Douglas — Ice Age National Scientific Reserve
[graphic of] Prominent Glacial Features Deep winter in Wisconsin lasts about three months. But during the last two million years, dramatic shifts in climate produced periods with longer winters. These cold spells lasted thousands of . . . — Map (db m40197) HM
6Wisconsin (Monroe County), Camp Douglas — 124 — Mesas and Buttes
This is Mill Bluff, one of many isolated and rocky castle-like hills which rise abruptly from the surrounding plain. This formation is properly called a mesa (Spanish for "table") if large and butte if small. Mesas and buttes in this driftless . . . — Map (db m31736) HM
 
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Oct. 30, 2020