Oneida Veterans Memorial: Revolutionary War 1774-1783

© Photographed October 26, 2013 and Memorial Day, May 30, 2016
Erected by Oneida Nation
Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin
44.521087,-88.134416
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REVOLUTIONARY WAR
1774 - 1783
The Oneida are the Forgotten Allies of the Thirteen Colonies. They suffered heavy casualties in the Battle of Oriskany, August 6, 1977; supplied corn to General George Washington's starving army at Valley Forge, April, 1778; and thwarted an ambush of General Lafayette Continental forces at Barren Hill, losing six Oneida scouts.
The memorial is located on westbound West Mason Street / Highway 54 at its intersection with Pleasant Lane, at or near 3294 West Mason Street, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313.

NOTE: Very surprised that this memorial does not mention that Oneida Chief James Powlis served in the Revolutionary War; Wisconsin Historical Society Marker 502: Revolutionary War Veteran (James Powlis) in nearby Oneida, Wisconsin, tells his story.
 
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The memorial is on the east side of the Memorial Wall.




 A beautiful fall day at the memorial.

The Oneida Veterans Memorial is located in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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