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Danville in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial

United States Amphibious Forces

 
 
Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
1. Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
Inscription. In Remembrance of those who served in the United States Amphibious Forces on board Landing Ship Tanks (LST's).
 
Erected 2008 by Illinois LST Association Inc.
 
Location. 40° 7.629′ N, 87° 34.801′ W. Marker is in Danville, Illinois, in Vermilion County. Marker can be reached from Blue Star Highway 0.4 miles south of Main Street (U.S. 136). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Danville IL 61832, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Danville (Illinois) National Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Address by President Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alumni who Served in Korean War (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln & Douglas in Danville (approx. 1.8 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 2.4 miles away); Women's War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Two Trees Reach for Heaven (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vermilion County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
 
More about this marker. Follow the Blue Star Highway to the South East corner of the V.A. (Danville Junior College) grounds - then East into the Danville National Cemetery.
West View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
2. West View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
Straight into the cemetery into the middle memorial grounds circle drive. On the back side of the (East) memorial circle.
 
Also see . . .
1. Official Web Site - - Danville National Cemetery::. Many helpful items can be found here. (Submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 

2. United States LST Association::. If its LST, the information and help is in this web site. (Submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryNotable EventsWar, KoreanWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
3. Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
Rear View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
4. Rear View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
East View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
5. East View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
Wide View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
6. Wide View - - Landing Ship Tanks (LST's) Memorial Marker
Entry to:: "Danville National Cemetery" image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
7. Entry to:: "Danville National Cemetery"
Entry Way to "Danville National Cemetery" image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
8. Entry Way to "Danville National Cemetery"
Gravesite Location Center image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
9. Gravesite Location Center
Entrance to Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, March 25, 2009
10. Entrance to Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,329 times since then and 50 times this year. Last updated on March 30, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on March 26, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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