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100 Objects, A History of the Navy
100 Objects, A History of the Navy

Object 57: The Mexican-American War Monument

Dedicated to the memory of four fallen midshipmen, the Mexican War Monument is the longest-standing monument on Naval Academy grounds. None of these midshipmen actually set foot on the then-new Annapolis campus, but their bravery and sacrifice was integral to saving the fledgling Naval Academy.

Object 57 - The Mexican-American War Monument

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