Mount Vernon in Jefferson County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Women Veterans Memorial
past, present, and
future for their
patriotism to the
United States of America
To honor all women veterans for
their service to God, home & country
Erected by American Legion and Illinois State Organization, NSDAR (Luanne Frosch Bruckner, State Regent 2009-2011).
Location. 38° 19.041′ N, 88° 53.952′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Illinois, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (Illinois Route 15) and 7th Street, on the left when traveling east on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon IL 62864, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Appellate Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Attorney Abraham Lincoln (approx. half a mile away); Why Is Lincoln Beardless? (approx. half a mile away); State of Illinois v. Illinois Central Railroad (approx. half a mile away); The Appellate Court in Mt. Vernon (approx. half a mile away); The Illinois Supreme Court in Mt. Vernon (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm • War, 2nd Iraq • War, Afghanistan • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 11, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.