Danville in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Robert E. Wurtsbaugh
1930 - - 1950
Korean War Hero
Dedicated May 30, 1989
Location. 40° 7.513′ N, 87° 38.401′ W. Marker is in Danville, Illinois, in Vermilion County. Memorial is on West Ellsworth Street south of Oakwood Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Located in Ellsworth Park. Turn North on 'Ave A' from West Main Street (a.k.a. U.S. 150), then turn right on Oakwood Avenue - follow it (which becomes - West Ellsworth Street): The marker is on the left by the foot-bridge. 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 walking distance of this marker. Trail of Death 1838 (here, next to this marker); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Aircraft in Honor of Chanute Air Force Base (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); A Friend Forever (approx. ¼ mile away); Dr. William Fithian Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Millstone Abraham Lincoln (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • War, Korean
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 794 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.