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Victory, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Downtown Victory on WIS35
Downtown Victory on WIS35
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Vernon
Elevation 650 ft (200 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608
GNIS feature ID 1576083
VictoryWisconsinSignWIS35
The sign for Victory on WIS35.

Victory is an unincorporated community in the Town of Wheatland in Vernon County, Wisconsin. It is located 4.5 miles north of De Soto and 6.2 miles south of Genoa on the Mississippi River along the Great River Road (WIS 35).

History

The Battle of Bad Axe, the final battle of the Black Hawk War of 1832, took place near this community. The community's name commemorates the United States victory.

Coordinates: 43°29′08″N 91°12′45″W / 43.485497°N 91.212552°W / 43.485497; -91.212552


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