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Vandalia in Fayette County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

American Legion Post 95 War Memorial

 
 
American Legion Post 95 War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 10, 2011
1. American Legion Post 95 War Memorial
Inscription.

This Plaque is in recognition
of all veterans
(known only to God and history)
of all former wars
that have laid
the path for this
great nation to enjoy
the fruits of freedom
and
the pursuit of happiness

 
Erected by Crawford-Hale American Legion Post No. 95.
 
Location. 38° 57.522′ N, 89° 5.944′ W. Marker is in Vandalia, Illinois, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Street and Edwards Street, on the right when traveling south on 7th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 South 7th Street, Vandalia IL 62471, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fayette County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Soldiers of the War for Independence Who Lived in Fayette County (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First State Capitol (approx. 0.2 miles away); Public Printer (approx. mile away); Site of Charters Hotel (approx. mile away); Flack's Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Where Did Lincoln Stay? (approx. 0.3 miles away); Second State Capitol (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vandalia.
 
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American Legion Post 95 War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 10, 2011
2. American Legion Post 95 War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 513 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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