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Savanna Community Veterans Memorial

 
 
Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, August 29, 2013
1. Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. In Grateful Tribute To The Men And Women Who Served Our Country To Protect The Cause Of All Freedoms
 
Erected 1954 by Savanna Memorial Association.
 
Location. 42° 4.743′ N, 90° 7.785′ W. Marker is in Savanna, Illinois, in Carroll County. Marker can be reached from Viaduct Road (Route 84) south of Skain Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located in the Veteran's Section of the Savanna Township Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Plum River Falls (approx. 1.5 miles away); Helen Scott Hay (approx. 1.7 miles away); Savanna Public Library (approx. 1.7 miles away); Savanna Community World War II Honor Roll (approx. 1.7 miles away); Grand Army of the Republic Presentation (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pierce Wigwam (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lewistown Trail (approx. 4.5 miles away); Shimer College (approx. 7.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Savanna.
 
Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, May 31, 2010
2. Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker
Every Memorial Day there is a Memorial Service in the Veteran's section of the Cemetery and a wreath is placed in front of the memorial marker as seen in this photo.
Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: V.F.W., May 31, 2010
3. Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Marker
Presentation of Wreath Memorial Day 2010.
Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Day Service image. Click for full size.
By Paul Mayer, May 31, 2010
4. Savanna Community Veterans Memorial Day Service
The Honor Guard from the VFW and American Legion hold a Memorial Day Service every year.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Mayer of Savanna, Illinois. This page has been viewed 330 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Paul Mayer of Savanna, Illinois.   2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Paul Mayer of Savanna, Illinois. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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