OOS Sculpture

Wilson Soldiers' Monument

1893 / Creator Unknown / West Union

Wilson Soldier 2017.jpg

Large base with a Union Soldier on top and a bust of John T. Wilson, benefactor of the monument, on the base. Civil War monument dedicated June 10, 1893 by John A. Cockerill, 'Father of the New Journalism' and native of West Union.

County

: Adams

Citation

: “Wilson Soldiers' Monument,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed July 31, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/995.

Title

Wilson Soldiers' Monument

Description

Large base with a Union Soldier on top and a bust of John T. Wilson, benefactor of the monument, on the base. Civil War monument dedicated June 10, 1893 by John A. Cockerill, 'Father of the New Journalism' and native of West Union.

Date

1893

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Donated by

Provider Entity

John T. Wilson

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

50' 5""

Media Sculpture Width

10' 4""

Media Sculpture Depth

10' 4""