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Dwight in Livingston County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

War Memorial

 
 
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By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
1. War Memorial
Front side
Inscription.  

(center:)


In Honor and Memory
of those from the
Dwight Area who died
while serving their country.

(left:)

Albert Tunberg - Army - WWI
Harald Christopher - Navy - WWII
Marion Asa - Navy - WWII
Thomas Wiemken - Marine - WWII
Scott Monday - Navy - WWII
Donald Sodini - Air Corp - WWII
Maurice Christensen - Army - WWII
Ralph Fieldman - Army - WWII
Ray W. Chapple - Army - WWII
George E. Miller - Army - WWII
Louis Romanetto - Army - WWII
Cyril Rieck - Army - WWII
Joseph Canale - Navy - WWII

(right:)

Howard Meier - Army - WWII
S. William Zappa - Army - WWII
Herbert Kutz - Army - WWII
Milton R. Grieff - Army - Korea
Robert H. Thompson - Army - Korea
Jon R. Brumbach - Air Force - Vietnam
David Jacobsgaard - Marine - Vietnam
Robert E. Jacobsgaard - Army - Vietnam
Raymond J. Holshouser - Marine - OIF
Glen Alfter - Army - WWII
Marshall Bush - Navy - WWII
Kenneth Stahl - Army - WWII
Gerhardt Kjolhede - Navy - WWII

(reverse:)

They
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By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
2. War Memorial
Reverse side
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have fallen for
their country and
will be remembered
forever.


(under the flagpole:)

In honor
Of all
Dwight Area
Veterans
Who served in the
Armed Forces
Of the
United States
Of America

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 41° 5.576′ N, 88° 25.663′ W. Marker is in Dwight, Illinois, in Livingston County. Memorial is on West Main Street north of South Prairie Avenue. Main Street is one-way. Memorial is outside the old railroad station. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 W Main St, Dwight IL 60420, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1879-1979 (within shouting distance of this marker); A Well Connected Village (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Gothic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to Dwight (approx. 0.6 miles away); Full Service on Rte 66 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dwight, Illinois (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mom and Pop Motels (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shifting Roadways (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dwight.
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
3. War Memorial
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 30, 2020
4. War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 20, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 57 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 20, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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