Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Great World War
1917 – 1918
Erected by Harold A. Taylor Post, No. 47, American Legion.
Location. 41° 53.821′ N, 87° 37.465′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Michigan Avenue and East Chicago Avenue on North Michigan Avenue. Touch for map. This marker is located in a garden to the south of the Chicago Water Tower. Marker is at or near this postal address: 806 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL 60611, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DeWitt Clinton Cregier (a few steps from this marker); Old Water Tower (a few steps from this marker); Chicago Water Tower (a few steps from this marker); The Water Tower & Great Chicago Fire (a few steps from this marker); Office and Studio of Perkins, Fellows & Hamilton, architects (within shouting Hotel St. Benedict Flats (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Senator William J. Connors (about 800 feet away); Tribune Tower (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Additional keywords. Veteran Memorial
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.