Near Prairie du Rocher in Monroe County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish War Memorial
Peter Eich Feb. 6, 1892 - Oct.9,1918 France
Cletus Walster Apr. 29,1909 - July 9, 1943 N. Africa
Waldo Oelzen June 9 1918 - Mar.9, 1944 Italy
Henry Schmitz May 10, 1925 - Sept. 13, 1944 France
William Thien Oct. 11, 1926 - Oct. 23, 1952
Location. 38° 9.141′ N, 90° 7.98′ W. Marker is near Prairie du Rocher, Illinois, in Monroe County. Memorial is on Washington Street just from 3rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2038 Washington Street, Prairie du Rocher IL 62277, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Robert Kidd (approx. 4.1 miles away); St. John's First Church (approx. 7.3 miles away); The Village of Maeystown, Ill. (approx. 7.4 miles away); Maeystown (approx. 7.4 miles away); "James McRoberts and Mary his wife settled this place in the year of our Lord 1798"* (approx. 7½ miles away); Site of the First English Speaking School in Illinois (approx. 7.9 miles away); Pioneer Mill (approx. 9.9 miles away); Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Wartburg (approx. 10.1 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2019, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on December 10, 2019, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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