Batavia in Kane County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Civil War Memorial
"On fame's eternal camping ground
Their silent tents are spread
And glory guards with solemn round
The bivouac of the dead"
[Honor Roll of Soldiers]
The gift of the late
Captain and Mrs. Don Carlos Newton
who in their bequest appointed
Charles Husted More - Albro Bishop Prindle
Elbert Henry Wolcott
and charged them with the
erection of this memorial
Erected 1918 by Captain and Mrs. Don Carlos Newton.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil.
Location. 41° 50.482′ N, 88° 18.775′ W. Marker is in Batavia, Illinois, in Kane County. Memorial is at the intersection of Batavia Avenue (Illinois Route 31) and Morton Street, on the right when traveling north on Batavia Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 South Batavia Avenue, Batavia IL 60510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kane County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Spanish-American / Philippines War (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War I (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War II (approx. 2.6 miles away); Korean War (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vietnam (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kane County Government Center (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 106 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.