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Danville in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Robert E. Wurtsbaugh

1930 - - 1950

 
 
Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
1. Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.  
Memorial Bridge
Korean War Hero
Dedicated May 30, 1989

 
Erected 1989.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsWar, Korean.
 
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
Wide View - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
2. Wide View - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Millstone (approx. ¼ mile away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
 
Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker - and - Foot Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
3. Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker - and - Foot Bridge
Looking North - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
4. Looking North - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker
Looking North/East - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
5. Looking North/East - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker
Looking East - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 30, 2010
6. Looking East - - Robert E. Wurtsbaugh Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 811 times since then and 22 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.
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