Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Cheyenne
Wyoming

E 24th Street / Central Avenue
(Capitol Grounds)

Spanish-American War Memorial

(artist?)
date?

Cheyenne /  Spanish-American War Memorial   Cheyenne /  Spanish-American War Memorial

Description

Granite statue of an American soldier, with at his feet the text: TAKING THE OATH

Inscription(s)

On the front of the pedestal:

erected to the memory of
the heroes of the spanish
american war
by
the state of wyoming
and
the ladies volunteer aid
society

On the other three sides names of regiments:

second regiment
u.s. vol. cavalry

battery a
wyoming volunteers

first battallion
wyoming volunteers

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 41°8'25" W 104°49'8"

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Item Code: uswy07; Photograph: 18 October 2010
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