Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Civil War Memorial Project
Copyright 2017 © Boy in Blue Memorial Project
Join the effort to restore the
Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Minnesota's Civil War memorial in
Mankato’s historic Lincoln Park.
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 at the dedication May, 30, 2015.
Coming in 2017
An enclosed kiosk is currently being constructed.
This kiosk will house information about the memorial,
the enlisted Civil War veterans, and the memorial donors.
The Boy in Blue
Blue Earth County Minnesota's Civil War Memorial Commemorative Book
To reserve a copy, email your name, address and email.
When more order details are available we will notify you.
Expected release date - October 7, 2017 at the Deep Valley Book Festival
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.