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Charleston in Coles County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Coles County War Memorial

 
 
Coles County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, August 31, 2008
1. Coles County War Memorial Marker
Inscription. This Memorial is dedicated to the men and women of the Armed Forces in all wars for the United States of America.
 
Erected by Paul McVey Post 1592 and Ladies Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.
 
Location. 39° 29.712′ N, 88° 10.494′ W. Marker is in Charleston, Illinois, in Coles County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Street and Monroe Avenue, on the left when traveling north on 7th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston IL 61920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Coles County - - Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (within shouting distance of this marker); Rally After the Debate / Lincoln in Coles County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moore House (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Reuben Moore Home (approx. 7.1 miles away); Lincoln's Care for His Family (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Last Lincoln Farm (approx. 8.2 miles away); Lincoln's Last Visit / The Debaters in Mattoon (approx. 10.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
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Wide View - - War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, August 31, 2008
2. Wide View - - War Memorial
A Full View of the Coles County Court House image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, August 31, 2008
3. A Full View of the Coles County Court House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,206 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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