Kenosha County Civil War Memorial: Winged Victory

 © Photographed May 20, 2013
Presented May 30, 1900, by Philanthropist Zalmon G. Simmons
Kenosha, Kenosha County, Wisconsin
42.581262, -87.819570
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The memorial is located in the northern part of Library Park, accessible from one-way westbound 59th Place, between 7th Avenue (to the east) and 8th Avenue (to the west), Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140.

Wisconsin's Civil War Memorials, Simmons Library Park, Kenosha
"Winged Victory" is a 23-foot bronze Civil War Nike standing a top a 60' Corinthian column of grey Vermont granite.


In honor of the
brave men of
Kenosha County
who victoriously
defended the Union
on land and sea
during the War of the
Great Rebellion.
1861-1865.

I could have photographed this beauty all day long!


Library Park, Kenosha, Wis.







Winged Victory and nearby Abraham Lincoln statue.

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