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Wisconsin Great River Road


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Visitor Information

Rt. 1, Box 53A
De Soto,  WI 54624
Telephone: (608) 648-3472

Victory was named by white settlers celebrating the defeat of Black Hawk at the Battle of Bad Axe just south of town. The battle was a turning point in the Black Hawk War of 1832. In the mid-1800s, Victory prospered as a result of the rise of the wheat growing boom. Today, it is a small, quiet community.