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

Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C.

 
 
Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
1. Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. Monument
Inscription.  

In memory of
Womans Relief Corps
Auxiliary of Yates Post
No. 88

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 39° 7.292′ N, 88° 32.47′ W. Marker is in Effingham, Illinois, in Effingham County. Marker is on Jefferson Avenue west of 3rd Street (U.S. 45), on the right when traveling west. Monument is on the grounds of the former county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Effingham IL 62401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Effingham (here, next to this marker); Effingham County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to the Cross at the Crossroads! (approx. 1.9 miles away); Teutopolis (approx. 3.7 miles away); Montrose
Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2012
2. Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. Monument
Looking northwest
(approx. 9.1 miles away); A Salute to All Veterans (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Effingham.
 
Also see . . .
1. The National Woman''s Relief Corps. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 1901 W.R.C. National Register. (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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Oct. 20, 2020