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

Veterans Memorial

Lest We Forget

 

—In God We Trust —

 
Veterans Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
1. Veterans Memorial Dedication
Inscription.

Dedicated to all veterans of
Effingham County who served
in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America
Dedicated Nov. 11. 1991

 
Erected 1991.
 
Location. 39° 7.296′ N, 88° 32.509′ W. Marker is in Effingham, Illinois, in Effingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and 4th Street, on the left when traveling east on Jefferson Avenue. Click for map. Memorial is on the southwest grounds of the former county courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Effingham IL 62401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Effingham County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. (within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Salute to All Veterans (approx. 9.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
2. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
3. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial Cannon image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
4. Veterans Memorial Cannon
Veterans Memorial Cannon Rededication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
5. Veterans Memorial Cannon Rededication
Veterans Memorial Cannon Maker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
6. Veterans Memorial Cannon Maker
Veterans Memorial Cannon Shot Weight image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
7. Veterans Memorial Cannon Shot Weight
Veterans Memorial Cannon Muzzle image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
8. Veterans Memorial Cannon Muzzle
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 374 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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