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Over the Top to Victory, Manitou Springs, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ronjean
N 38° 51.488 W 104° 54.648
13S E 507739 N 4301037
Quick Description: A WWI soldier signaling to his fellow soldiers to follow, in the town's park.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 9/5/2009 5:53:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM75MA
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 15

Long Description:
The soldier stands atop an 9-foot granite pedestal in the Park. It was sculpted by John Paulding. No plaque or other attribution is located at the site, so visitors must treat it as a tribute to an anonymous WWI Doughboy.
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 5/25/1924

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: City of Manitou Springs

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
502 Manitou Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO USA
80829


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