Near Wartburg in Monroe County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Wartburg
Erected 1996 by Holy Cross Lutheran Church and the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 38° 17.344′ N, 90° 11.816′ W. Marker is near Wartburg, Illinois, in Monroe County. Marker is on Maeystown Road south of Ahne Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salem-Baum Evangelical Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); James Lemen (approx. 2.7 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial for All Wars (approx. 2.8 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Combat Wounded Veterans (approx. 2.9 miles away); POW ★ MIA (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2019. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 30, 2019. 2. submitted on December 22, 2019, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.