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Prairie du Rocher in Randolph County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

In Dedication Honor and Memory

 
 
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By Thomas Smith, April 7, 2021
1. In Dedication Honor and Memory Marker
Inscription.  
In dedication honor and memory of those from our community who so valiantly served our country.

They gave their today for our tomorrow.

World War I
Andrew Horrell • John W. LaRose • Joseph Park

Vietnam War
Howard E. Querry • Frank D. Steibel

Persian Gulf War
Mark A Ellner

World War II
Leo Bachelier • Edgar W. Nevois • Henry Schmitz, Jr. • Charles Heizer • Cletus Walster • Harold S. Godare • Robert Kinder • Julius Weber • Borton Phegley
 
Erected 2000.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 5.088′ N, 90° 5.931′ W. Marker is in Prairie du Rocher, Illinois, in Randolph County. Memorial is at the intersection of Henry Street (Illinois Route 155) and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Henry Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 214 Main St, Prairie du Rocher IL 62277, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles

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By Thomas Smith, April 7/21`
2. In Dedication Honor and Memory Marker
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of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prairie Du Rocher, Illinois (within shouting distance of this marker); The Creole House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); German World War I Howitzer (approx. 0.2 miles away); German World War I Field Gun (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Calvary (approx. 1.4 miles away); Modoc Rock Shelter (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Modoc Rock Shelter (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Modoc Rock Shelter (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prairie du Rocher.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 9, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 9, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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