Macomb in McDonough County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park
of the men of
freely gave their lives,
of the people,
by the people,
and for the people
shall not perish
from the Earth."
Erected 1899 by Comrade C.V. Chandler, of the 78th Ill. Vol's.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Peace • War, US Civil.
Location. 40° 27.63′ N, 90° 40.282′ W. Marker is in Macomb, Illinois, in McDonough County. Memorial is on North Lafayette Street south of East Calhoun Street (U.S. 67/136), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Macomb IL 61455, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln Photograph / McDonough Courthouse (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Randolph House HotelOld Randolph House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian Homesite (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakwood Cemetery (approx. Ύ mile away); a different marker also named Oakwood Cemetery (approx. Ύ mile away).
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