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Boy in Blue 

Blue Earth County Civil War Memorial Project
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This project is a community effort and is based solely on private donations. All funds raised support the ongoing maintenance of this historical monument. 

YOU can help support the “Boy in Blue” Civil War Veteran's Memorial in Lincoln Park by sending a tax-deductible donation.

Make check payable to Boy in Blue.
Mail to: 
Boy in Blue Memorial Project 
2100 Rolling Green Lane
North Mankato, MN 56003

Engraved pavers make up the walkway surrounding the new statue/fountain. You will be leaving a permanent legacy of your contribution to the re-creation of this historic memorial to Blue Earth County's Civil War veterans. Engraved pavers are a permanent and meaningful way to:
  • Memorialize or honor a loved one
  • Memorialize your Civil War veteran ancestor or military veteran
  • Commemorate special occasions or accomplishments
  • Promote your business
  • Give a lasting gift
  • Show your contribution by putting your name in stone

Mail the Engraved Paver order form, with the details for engraving. 

​​Engraved Paver (6" x 9")            3 lines engraving - $100                  5 lines engraving - $200  

"ADOPT A VETERAN" FUNDRAISER- Memorialize a Blue Earth County Civil War Veteran
There are 678 men that enlisted from Blue Earth County. Each is honored with their name engraved in granite on the memorial pool base. Was one of these men your ancestor? Or you may "adopt a veteran" by purchasing the cost of engraving a name. Anyone can memorialize these veterans. See the names of these brave men on the Honor Roll. Thank you to all who have adopted veterans - see list here.

Mail a copy of the "Adopt a Veteran" order form, with your check.  Adopt a Veteran Engraving - $40