Rough Riders Park - Ybor City
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 27° 57.611 W 082° 26.757
17R E 357769 N 3093633
Quick Description: The Tampa Spanish War Memorial was relocated here and the area dedicated to the Rough Riders.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 8/11/2009 8:00:48 AM
Waymark Code: WM6ZTW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins
Views: 3

Long Description:
You triumphed over obstacles which would have overcome men less brave and determind. - President McKinley

Presented by National Auxillary United States Spanish War Veterans to the City of Tamps, Florida at the forty-ninth National Convention
October 9-10, 1949
This historical bronze plaque was removed from the Tampa City Hall site and placed on this monument March 1, 2003
1st US Volunteers Cavalry Regiment
Rough Riders Park
Dedicated March 1, 2003
Ybor City, Tampa, FL
Rough riders; Historical Monument and Time Capsule Committee

Granite monument , fabricated, installed by Ramos Marble & Granite Tampa, Florida
List if there are any visiting hours:
daylight? not family friendly after dark.

Entrance fees (if it applies): parking?

Type of memorial: Other

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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