Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Civil War Memorial Project
Copyright 2014 © Boy in Blue Memorial Project
Join the effort to restore the
Boy in Blue Civil War memorial
to Mankato’s historic Lincoln Park.
"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."
Work began on Phase I of the project on May 6, 2013. The photo on the left below shows the pool base under construction. Phase II begins in 2014 and the photo on the right is the cast iron pedestal and bowl under construction. Click here to see more photos of Phase II.
More funds must be raised before we can move forward from this point. Donations are needed and greatly appreciated!
See more pictures and follow our progress on our facebook page!
Engraved Paver Stones
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Boy in Blue monument and fountain in Lincoln Park