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    Andersonville

    National Historic Site Georgia

Minnesota Monument

Stone and Bronze monument of a Civil War soldier surrounded by white headstones

The Minnesota Monument

NPS/Andersonville NHS

The last of the historic state monuments to be placed at Andersonville by Civil War veterans, the Minnesota Monument was dedicated in 1916. The monument features a prominent statue of an enlisted soldier at the rest on arms position.

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Hisotirc photo of two POWs held in Germany during WWII

Andersonville National Historic Site is the only park in the National Park System to serve as a memorial to all American prisoners of war. More...