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Edison Park World War I Memorial

 
 
Edison Park World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, September 26, 2014
1. Edison Park World War I Memorial
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  Erected by the citizens of Edison Park in honor of our boys who served in the Army and Navy of the USA during the World War.

Edison Park Honor Roll World War

(Names not transcribed)
 
Erected by Citizens of Edison Park.
 
Location. 42° 0.105′ N, 87° 49.086′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of N Avondale Ave and North Oliphant Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial on the grounds of Monument Park located at the corner of N Avondale Ave and N Oliphant Ave. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60631, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War II Memorial (approx. one mile away); Alexander Robinson (approx. 2.8 miles away); Harrer Park (approx. 3.3 miles away); The American Legion Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Indian Trading Post (approx. 3.4 miles away); American Indian - Potawatomi Tribe Eagle Dancer

"Our Boys" Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, September 26, 2014
2. "Our Boys" Inscription
(approx. 3.4 miles away); Sauganash Veterans Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); Old Treaty Elm (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Edison Park Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, September 26, 2014
3. Edison Park Honor Roll
Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Michael Ryzy, September 26, 2014
4. Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. This page has been viewed 67 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 7, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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