Victory, Wisconsin

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Victory, Wisconsin
Downtown Victory on WIS35
Downtown Victory on WIS35
Victory, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Victory, Wisconsin
Victory, Wisconsin
Victory, Wisconsin is located in the United States
Victory, Wisconsin
Victory, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°29′08″N 91°12′45″W / 43.48556°N 91.21250°W / 43.48556; -91.21250
Country United States
State Wisconsin
200 m (650 ft)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)608
GNIS feature ID1576083[1]
The sign for Victory on WIS35.

Victory is an unincorporated community in the Town of Wheatland in Vernon County, Wisconsin.[1][2] 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).


The Battle of Bad Axe, the final battle of the Black Hawk War of 1832, took place near this community.[3] The community's name commemorates the United States victory.[4]


  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Victory
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  4. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 136.

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