Danville in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Robert E. Wurtsbaugh
1930 - - 1950
Korean War Hero
Dedicated May 30, 1989
Location. 40° 7.513′ N, 87° 38.401′ W. Marker is in Danville, Illinois, in Vermilion County. Marker is on West Ellsworth Street south of Oakwood Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in Ellsworth Park. Turn North on 'Ave A' from West Main Street (a.k.a. U.S. 150), then turn right on Oakwood Avenue - follow it (which becomes - West Ellsworth Street): The marker is on the left by the foot-bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Danville IL 61832, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trail of Death 1838 (here, next to this marker); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Aircraft in Honor of Chanute Air Force Base (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Friend Forever (approx. ¼ mile away); Dr. William Fithian Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Historic Millstone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts • Military • Notable Persons • War, Korean •
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