The Spirit of '98

The Spirit of '98 (HM6CR)

Location: Columbus, OH 43215 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.661', W 82° 59.971'

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Freedom · Patriotism · Humanity

Erected by the State of Ohio to the honor and memory of the Ohio veterans of the Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection and the China Relief Expedition.

1898 — 1920

"The cause which triumphed through their valor will live."

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United · Spanish War Veterans, 1898-1902 · Cuba, Philippine Islands, Porto Rico, U.S.A.

The Republic is secure so long as we continue to honor the memory of its defenders.

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United Spanish War Veterans Memorial Commission appointed by Governor Vic Donahey. Authorized by the 87th General Assembly of Ohio.

Carmi A. Thompson · Charles F. Thompson · Ralph H. Carroll · Frank Auth · Thomas W. Jones · Frank D. Henderson · George F. Schlesinger · Ernest P. Hazard · George M. Forney

"We make immortal the principles for which they contended." —Edward S. Matthian, Commander, Department of Ohio, United Spanish War Veterans.
HM NumberHM6CR
Year Placed1928
Placed ByUnited Spanish War Veterans Memorial Commission (Ohio)
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 10:48pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 329218 N 4425344
Decimal Degrees39.96101667, -82.99951667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.661', W 82° 59.971'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 39.66" N, 82° 59' 58.26" W
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Area Code(s)614, 513
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 64 S High St, Columbus OH 43215, US
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