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Macomb in McDonough County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park

 
 
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
1. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
Inscription.
In memory
of the men of
McDonough County,
who
voluntarily offered
and
freely gave their lives,
"That government
of the people,
by the people,
and for the people
shall not perish
from the Earth."

Fort Donelson,
Shiloh,
Corinth,
Stone River.

Vicksburg,
Chickamauga,
Kenesaw,
Atlanta,
Bentonville.

 
Erected 1899 by Comrade C.V. Chandler, of the 78th Ill. Vol's.
 
Location. 40° 27.63′ N, 90° 40.282′ W. Marker is in Macomb, Illinois, in McDonough County. Marker is on North Lafayette Street south of East Calhoun Street (U.S. 67/136), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Macomb IL 61455, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln Photograph / McDonough Courthouse (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Randolph House Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Randolph House (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPeaceWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
2. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
Notes that this Monument was erected by Comrade C.V. Chandler, of the 78th Ill. Vol's, 1899.
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
3. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
4. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
5. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Wright, July 7, 2015
6. Civil War Soldier Monument at Chandler Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2015, by Charles Wright of Macomb, Illinois. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 5, 2015, by Charles Wright of Macomb, Illinois.   2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 7, 2015, by Charles Wright of Macomb, Illinois. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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