Wallace 1910 Fire Memorial (NRIS 84001180)

Address: N of Wallace, Wallace, Idaho. County/parish: Shoshone.

2 contributing objects.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places September 20, 1984.

Part of North Idaho 1910 Fire Sites TR (NRIS 64000167).

Also known as:

  • Site No. 7

From Wikipedia:

Wallace 1910 Fire Memorial
The Wallace 1910 Fire Memorial, near Wallace, Idaho, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.It consists of two cobblestone monuments in the Nine Mile Cemetery, erected in 1921 by the United States Forest Service, with associated graves of firefighters who died in forest fires in 1910.One commemorates five men who died at the West Fork of Placer Creek, fighting forest fires on August 20, 1910. The other commemorates six men who died at the Bullion Mine. (read more...)

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/84001180

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