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St. Peters in St. Charles County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Saint Peters American Legion

 
 
Saint Peters American Legion Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Voigt, November 12, 2020
1. Saint Peters American Legion Marker
Inscription.  
Post 313, organized in 1920 by returning World War 1 veterans, was named in honor of Aloys Crockwell who was killed in action at sea. This 1870 building was remodeled for American Legion Home and dedicated in 1949. Missouri Guard Honor No. 8 and American Legion Auxiliary, established in 1946.
 
Erected 1985 by St. Peters Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1920.
 
Location. 38° 48.097′ N, 90° 37.531′ W. Marker is in St. Peters, Missouri, in St. Charles County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway C) east of North Church Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Main St, Saint Peters MO 63376, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); A Young Carpenter's Wedding Gift 1872 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); An 1856 Two-Story House (about 400 feet away); Residence of Frank Taubeler (1856-1929) (about
Saint Peters American Legion Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Voigt, November 12, 2020
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400 feet away); The Iffrig Building (about 500 feet away); Early Education in St. Peters (about 700 feet away); Old Kunderer Saloon Building (about 800 feet away); Home of Bank of St. Peters (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Peters.
 
Also see . . .  American Legion Post 313. Post website homepage (Submitted on November 12, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.

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May. 28, 2022