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Veterans Memorial

 
 
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Photographed By Thomas Smith, January 23, 2022
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
This memorial is dedicated to all veterans of Union County. The greatest men and women who have ever walked the face of the earth.

Many gave all, offered their lives for the freedom America stands for. No greater sacrifice can be made, to all who served. Amy Tucker

They heard the call from foreign lands, come and make a stand. They answered the call so you could know ,the freedom of this land. Kelley Dallas

For God and Country we wish to preserve the memories and incidents of our association in the Great Wars.
 
Erected by Carroll P. Foster Post 3455 Veterans of Foreign Wars; Townsend F. Dodd Post 344 American Legion.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 37° 27.728′ N, 89° 14.763′ W. Marker is in Anna, Illinois, in Union County. Memorial is on West Monroe Street, 0.1 miles west of North Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 W Monroe St, Anna IL 62906, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as
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the crow flies. Illinois Central (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jonesboro Station, Anna (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Illinois Medal of Honor Recipents (approx. half a mile away); Operation Iraqi Freedom (approx. half a mile away); Lincoln-Douglas Debates (approx. 1.3 miles away); Background of the Debates (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anna.
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Smith, January 23, 2022
2. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Smith, January 23, 2022
3. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Smith, January 23, 2022
4. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Thomas Smith, January 23, 2022
5. Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2022, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 28, 2022, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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