Effingham in Effingham County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lest We Forget
— In God We Trust —
Effingham County who served
in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America
Dedicated Nov. 11. 1991
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II.
Location. 39° 7.296′ N, 88° 32.509′ W. Marker is in Effingham, Illinois, in Effingham County. Memorial is at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and 4th Street, on the left when traveling east on Jefferson Avenue. Memorial is on the southwest 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 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Effingham County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. (within shouting distance of this marker); Effingham (within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham (about 300 feet away, measured in Welcome to the Cross at the Crossroads! (approx. 1.9 miles away); Teutopolis (approx. 3.7 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 7˝ miles away); National Road (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Effingham.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.