Dixon in Lee County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Our Fathers — Veterans of 1861-1865
The Daughters of the Union Veterans
of the Civil War
in memory of
Our Fathers — Veterans of
Dedicated June 14, 1939
Erected 1939 by Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 41° 50.546′ N, 89° 28.915′ W. Marker is in Dixon, Illinois, in Lee County. Memorial is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (U.S. 52) and East 2nd Street (Illinois Route 2), on the right when traveling north on Lincoln Highway. Marker is located near the northwest corner of the Old Lee County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dixon IL 61021, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Wings of Peace and Freedom (within shouting distance of this marker); Ward T. Miller (within shouting distance of this marker); Berlin Wall Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Supports Fremont for President (about Dixon Public Library (about 500 feet away); First Christian Church (about 500 feet away); Dixon Historic Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dixon.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.