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."
Boys in Blue Civil War Cemetery Walk & Supper
September 27, 2014
Work began on the paver walkway surrounding the memorial base. The photo on the left below shows the memorial base with the recently installed carved stone panels and the completed walkway. 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