Spirit of the American Doughboy - Fort Wayne, Indiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GwynEvie
N 41° 04.616 W 085° 06.543
16T E 658850 N 4549020
Quick Description: This memorial pairs the Viquesney Doughboy with one of the seven known "Spirit of the American Navy" statues.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 3/30/2011 6:52:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMB3EX
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member THE DAM TROLLS
Views: 10

Long Description:
This memorial can be found in Fort Wayne's Memorial Park, near the entrance off Glasgow Avenue. The elaborate memorial features the classic Viquesney Doughboy alongside the less common "Spirit of the American Navy." The pair stand in front of a triple arched stone structure with inscriptions and plaques of the war dead. The entire memorial is well conceived, and the Viquesney statues are in good condition despite missing the rifle and barbed wire.
Where is this statue located?: Public Park

Which branch of the Military does this statue depict?: Army

Visit Instructions:
Describe your visit and a photo.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Viquesney's Spirit of the Doughboy Statues
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
thegorilla23 visited Spirit of the American Doughboy - Fort Wayne, Indiana 7/26/2011 thegorilla23 visited it