Effingham in Effingham County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lest We Forget
—In God We Trust —
Effingham County who served
in the Armed Forces
of the United States of America
Dedicated Nov. 11. 1991
Location. 39° 7.296′ N, 88° 32.509′ W. Marker is in Effingham, Illinois, in Effingham County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and 4th Street, on the left when traveling east on Jefferson Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is on the southwest grounds of the former county courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Effingham IL 62401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Effingham County Courthouse ( within shouting distance of this marker); Yates Post No. 88 W.R.C. ( within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Salute to All Veterans ( approx. 9.3 miles away).
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 14, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.