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

Savanna Community World War II Honor Roll

 
 
In Affectionate Memory of the Sons & Daughters Who Served Our Community in World War II Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, August 29, 2013
1. In Affectionate Memory of the Sons & Daughters Who Served Our Community in World War II Marker
(Click on the photo to see the listed names on the Honor Roll.)
Inscription.

In Affectionate Memory
Of The Sons & Daughters
Who Served Our Community
In World War II
Roll of Honor
 
Location. 42° 5.665′ N, 90° 9.315′ W. Marker is in Savanna, Illinois, in Carroll County. Marker is on 3rd Street south of Madison Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. In front of Savanna Public Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 326 3rd Street, Savanna IL 61074, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Savanna Public Library (here, next to this marker); Grand Army of the Republic Presentation (here, next to this marker); Helen Scott Hay (a few steps from this marker); Pierce Wigwam (approx. half a mile away); Savanna Community Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Plum River Falls (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lewistown Trail (approx. 5.8 miles away); Savanna Army Depot Activity (approx. 7.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Savanna.
 
More about this marker. Click on the photo to see the Honor Roll of names. Marker has names of veterans who served in World War II.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Helen Scott Hay Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 2, 2013
2. Helen Scott Hay Marker
Helen Scott Hay was a famous Red Cross Nurse and this Marker was erected by the Savanna American Legion Post 148 and Auxiliary the Carroll County Historical Society, and Illinois State Historical Society in 1970.
View of Library with World War II Honor Roll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 2, 2013
3. View of Library with World War II Honor Roll Marker
This is a view of the Public Library in Savanna Illinois where the Savanna Community World War II Honor Roll marker is located. It can be seen on the left side of this photo.
Savanna Library Plaque showing when it was erected. image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 2, 2013
4. Savanna Library Plaque showing when it was erected.
The Savanna Public Library was erected in 1905
Interior of Savanna Public Library image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 3, 2013
5. Interior of Savanna Public Library
Interior of Savanna Public Library image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 3, 2013
6. Interior of Savanna Public Library
Interior of Savanna Public Library image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, September 3, 2013
7. Interior of Savanna Public Library
 
 
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