Waukegan in Lake County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Cpl. Richard E. Bush Memorial
Born December 23, 1923
United States Marine Corps
1st Battalion, 4th Marines, 6th Marine Division
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 42° 21.561′ N, 87° 50.145′ W. Marker is in Waukegan, Illinois, in Lake County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Washington Street and South West Street. Touch for map. Located in the Veterans Memorial Plaza in Washington Park. Marker is in this post office area: Waukegan IL 60085, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orion Perseus Howe (a few steps from this marker); Waukegan Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Waukegan Doughboy Statue (a few steps from this marker); Waukegan U.S.S. Maine Memorial (a few steps from this Washburn and Moen Manufacturing Company (approx. 1.3 miles away); Joseph T. Bowen Country Club (approx. 1.9 miles away); Building Four (approx. 3.2 miles away); Douglas A-4 "Skyhawk" (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waukegan.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. This page has been viewed 84 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on April 9, 2018, by Michael Ryzy of Park Ridge, Illinois. 2. submitted on April 11, 2018, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.