Bataan- Corregidor Memorial Bridge
to the memory of those gallant
heroes from the Chicago area
who were members of the besieged
garrison on the Bataan peninsula
and at Corregidor, Philippine
Islands, in World War II.
May the courage and fortitude
displayed by this group in the
face of adversity be a constant
inspiration to our citizens.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • War, World II.
Location. 41° 53.233′ N, 87° 37.667′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Memorial is at the intersection of North State Street and East Wacker Drive, on the right when traveling north on North State Street. There are two plaques, mounted on two towers, one on either end of the bridge. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 229 N State Street, Chicago IL 60601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Viet Nam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); South Water Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago Remembers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 93 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 3, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.