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St. Elmo in Fayette County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial

Duty - Honor - God - Country

 
 
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial (front) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
1. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial (front)
Inscription.

We dedicate this memorial
to the men and women
whose names are listed on
the tablets before you.
They left this community to
serve with honor and dignity
and to preserve freedom
around the world.
"Never in the course of history
has so much been owed by
so many to so few."
[Winston Churchill 1940]

A grateful nation thanks
them one and all.

Memorial Day
May 26, 2008


[Honor Roll of Veterans for]

Civil War Era
1860 - 1916

World War Era
1917 - 1940

World War II Era
1941 - 1949

Korean Era
1950 - 1959

Vietnam Era
1960 - 1974

Desert Storm Era
1975 - 1999

Iraqi Freedom Era
Enduring Freedom

 
Erected 2008.
 
Location. 39° 1.372′ N, 88° 51.029′ W. Marker is in St. Elmo, Illinois, in Fayette County. Marker is on Cumberland Road (U.S. 40) west of Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 West Cumberland Road, Saint Elmo IL 62458, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
2. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial (back)
as the crow flies. Brownstown Area Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Dr. Charles M. Wright House (approx. 6.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.4 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
3. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Honor Roll
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
4. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Honor Roll
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Artwork image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
5. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Artwork
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Artwork image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
6. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial Artwork
St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
7. St. Elmo Area Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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