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Alton in Madison County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Veterans Memorial Fountain

 
 
Veterans Memorial Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, March 22, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial Fountain Marker
Inscription.  
This fountain is dedicated to the men and women who serve their country in the military service
Past — Present — Futue

 
Erected by American Legion, Alton Post 126.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 38° 54.419′ N, 90° 6.637′ W. Marker is in Alton, Illinois, in Madison County. Memorial is at the intersection of Park Road and Voss Place, on the right when traveling west on Park Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cottage Hills IL 62018, 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. Freedom Shrine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Remembrance - Wood River Massacre - July 10, 1814 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wann Railroad Disaster (approx. 1.6 miles away); Robert Pershing Wadlow (approx. 1.8 miles away); John Mason Peck (approx. 1.8 miles away); College Avenue Presbyterian Church and the Old Rock House
Veterans Memorial Fountain image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, March 22, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial Fountain
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(approx. 1.9 miles away); College Avenue Presbyterian Church (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alton.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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Jun. 29, 2022