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WWI Memorial

 
 
WWI Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
1. WWI Memorial
Inscription.
This memorial erected
as a tribute to our heroic
comrades of the World-War
who died for their country.

Army
Navy
Marine Corps
Aviation

 
Erected 1928 by 10th Congessional District Service Men's Club, Inc.
 
Location. 41° 59.172′ N, 87° 40.178′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is at the intersection of North Ashland Avenue and North Clark Street, on the right when traveling north on North Ashland Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chicago IL 60660, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rosehill Cemetery Entrance (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Civil War Soldiers (approx. 0.3 miles away); George B. Armstrong (approx. 0.3 miles away); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battery A Chicago Light Artillery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Soldiers & Sailors Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frances E. Willard (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Army image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
2. Army
Navy image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
3. Navy
Marine Corps image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
4. Marine Corps
Aviation image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
5. Aviation
WWI Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 9, 2015
6. WWI Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 15, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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