Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Civil War Memorial Project
Copyright 2019 © Boy in Blue Memorial Project
Restoring and maintaining the Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Minnesota's Civil War memorial
in Mankato’s historic
Our Mission Statement:
"To rebuild and erect the 'Boy in Blue' monument in Lincoln Park that honored the courage, sacrifice, dedication and patriotism of the Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Volunteer Soldier 1861 - 1865."
Boy in Blue monument and fountain in Lincoln Park
Boy in Blue monument and fountain in historic Lincoln Park. Photo by Martha Lindberg 2019
The Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Minnesota's Civil War Memorial Commemorative Book
Books are also available for purchase at these Mankato locations:
Blue Earth County Historical Society
There are still funds to be raised for the continued maintenance of this historic memorial. Show your support with a donation, purchase an engraved paver or "Adopt a Veteran".
See pictures and follow our progress on our facebook page.