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Mount Vernon in Jefferson County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Women Veterans Memorial

 
 
Women Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
1. Women Veterans Memorial
Brehm Memorial Library in background
Inscription.

We honor all women,
past, present, and
future for their
patriotism to the
United States of America

To honor all women veterans for
their service to God, home & country

 
Erected by American Legion and Illinois State Organization, NSDAR (Luanne Frosch Bruckner, State Regent 2009-2011).
 
Location. 38° 19.041′ N, 88° 53.952′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Illinois, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (Illinois Route 15) and 7th Street, on the left when traveling east on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon IL 62864, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. mile away); Appellate Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Attorney Abraham Lincoln (approx. half a mile away); Why Is Lincoln Beardless? (approx. half a mile away); State of Illinois v. Illinois Central Railroad (approx. half a mile away); The Appellate Court in Mt. Vernon (approx. half a mile away); The Illinois Supreme Court in Mt. Vernon (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Vernon.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, Afghanistan
 
Women Veterans Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
2. Women Veterans Memorial Dedication
Women Veterans Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
3. Women Veterans Memorial Dedication
Women Veterans Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
4. Women Veterans Memorial Statue
Women Veterans Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
5. Women Veterans Memorial Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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