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Military Services Memorial Plaza

 
 
Military Services Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
1. Military Services Memorial Plaza Marker
Inscription.

Main Text in Center Brass Plaque

In Honor of the men and women who have served their country in the armed services of The United States


Duty       Honor       Country


With the exception of the above inscription, the brass plaques list those who contributed to developing the plaza.
 
Erected 1998.
 
Location. 40° 41.468′ N, 89° 35.004′ W. Marker is in Peoria, Illinois, in Peoria County. Marker is on NE Water Street near Murray Barker Bridge, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. On river front walkway just East of Murray Barker Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Peoria IL 61602, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterborn Services Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schwab - Powell Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peoria on The Riverfront / Peoria (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manitowoc Submarines (approx. half a mile away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 9.1 miles away); Civil War Memorial
Military Services Memorial Plaza Flag image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
2. Military Services Memorial Plaza Flag
(approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 10.5 miles away); Tremont Courthouse (approx. 12.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Peoria.
 
Categories. HeroesPeace
 
Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
3. Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker
United States Air Force
Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
4. Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker
United States Marine Corps
Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
5. Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker
United States Coast Guard
Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
6. Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker
United States Navy
Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, February 11, 2007
7. Military Services Memorial Plaza - Service Marker
United States Army
 
 
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