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Pontiac in Livingston County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial

Our Missing Heroes

 
 
Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
1. Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.
In memory of
our missing heroes
1861 - - 1866

 
Erected 1901 by Post No. 105 Dept. Ills. G. A. R., and W. R. C. No. 15.
 
Location. 40° 52.472′ N, 88° 37.565′ W. Marker is in Pontiac, Illinois, in Livingston County. Marker can be reached from South Street Entrance east of South Locust Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located on the right as you enter the South Street Entrance to the "Pontiac Southside Cemetery". Marker is in this post office area: Pontiac IL 61764, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverbank Debate (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Slept Here (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Wins His Case (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pontiac (approx. 0.4 miles away); County Seat Almost Moved (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jones House (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. W. I War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. W. II War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pontiac.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Full View - - Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
2. Full View - - Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker
Right View - - Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
3. Right View - - Livingston County G. A. R. Civil War Memorial Marker
Right View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
4. Right View - - Top Statue
Left View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
5. Left View - - Top Statue
Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Bob Bradford, June 27, 2010
6. Top Statue
A Livingston County Civil War Hero - - - Albert D. J. Cashier - Historic Home image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
7. A Livingston County Civil War Hero - - - Albert D. J. Cashier - Historic Home
Located in Saunemin (Livingston County) on the North/West corner of Maple Avenue and Center Street. It is being restored to honor Jennie Hodgers - a hero of Saunemin. ""Thanks Jennie ! !"" She was a woman who served as "Infantry-Man" during Civil War in Company G - 95th Illinois Infantry.
Gravestone - - Albert D. J. Cashier image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
8. Gravestone - - Albert D. J. Cashier
Inscription reads: "Albert D J Cashier Co G 95 Ill Inf 1843 - 1915" Grave site located in 'Sunny Slope' Cemetery (East drive-way) at Saunemin, which is about twelve (12) miles East of Pontiac in Livingston County.
Albert D. J. Cashier born - - Jennie Hodgers image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
9. Albert D. J. Cashier born - - Jennie Hodgers
(Click photo to see second gravemarker.) It reads: "Albert D. J. Cashier Co G 95 Ill. Inf. Civil War BORN Jennie Hodgers in Clogher Head, Ireland 1843 - - 1915" (This second gravemarker was bought and erected by the Citizens of Saunemin to honor Jennie Hodgers but know as Albert D. J. Cashier.)
 
 
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