Memorial to Those Who Served in the War with Spain (1898-1902)

Photographed June 26, 2015
Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
 43.791823, -88.446901

MEMORIAL
to
those who served
in the war
with
SPAIN
1898 - 1902

The memorial is on a median on North Main Street, north of its intersection with West Scott Street / East Scott Street / U.S. 45, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935.

U.S. Department of State: Office of the Historian: The Spanish-American War

Smithsonian Institute: Memorial to Those Who Served in the War with Spain


See also, U.S.S. Maine Memorial, also at this location.







A USS Maine memorial is part of this memorial.

A uniformed Spanish-American soldier stands with his proper right hand on his hip, a rifle in his proper left hand, butt end down. He wears a rough rider-style hat, rolled sleeves, boots, and ammunition belt . . .
 The memorial is at the entrance to Lakeside Park.

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