Danville in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial
United States Amphibious Forces
Erected 2008 by Illinois LST Association Inc.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Heroes • Military • Notable Events • War, Korean • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
Location. 40° 7.629′ N, 87° 34.801′ W. Marker is in Danville, Illinois, in Vermilion County. Memorial can be reached from Blue Star Highway 0.4 miles south of Main Street (U.S. 136). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Danville IL 61832, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Danville (Illinois) National Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Address by President Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alumni who Served in Korean War (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln & Douglas in Danville (approx. 1.8 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Women's War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Two Trees Reach for Heaven (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vermilion County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
More about this memorial. Follow the Blue Star Highway to the South East corner of the V.A. (Danville Junior College) grounds - then East into the Danville National Cemetery. Straight into the cemetery into the middle memorial grounds circle drive. On the back side of the (East) memorial circle.
Also see . . .
1. Official Web Site - - Danville National Cemetery::. Many helpful items can be found here. (Submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. United States LST Association::. If its LST, the information and help is in this web site. (Submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,417 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on March 30, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.