Aledo in Mercer County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Roosevelt Military Academy World War II Memorial
In memory of
those who made the Supreme Sacrifice
in World War II
Harry E Beisal 36-43 William Ben Ziger 33-34 Leonard Cassell 25-27 William Henry Cox 40-41 John D Curran 37-39 Lyle F McClelland 36-38 Jack Meyer 34-41 Allan R Peterson 37-39 Robert F Pipet 39-40 William Shankle 39-41 Edward Strum 34-36
Erected by Aledo Police Benevolent Association; presented by Parent-Alumni Association.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, World II.
Location. 41° 12.203′ N, 90° 45.105′ W. Marker is in Aledo, Illinois, in Mercer County. Memorial is at the intersection of Northwest 3rd Avenue and Northwest 3rd Street, on the left when traveling north on Northwest 3rd Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 NW 3rd St, Aledo IL 61231, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mercer County Soldiers' Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Women's Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance Aledo, Illinois (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Roosevelt Oak (approx. ¼ mile away); William and Vashti College (approx. ¼ mile away); Illinois Millitary School (approx. ¼ mile away); Niles Hall / Transition (approx. ¼ mile away); The Slab (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aledo.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.