Peoria in Peoria County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Military Services Memorial Plaza
Main Text in Center Brass Plaque
In Honor of the men and women who have served their country in the armed services of The United States
Duty Honor Country
With the exception of the above inscription, the brass plaques list those who contributed to developing the plaza.
Location. 40° 41.468′ N, 89° 35.004′ W. Marker is in Peoria, Illinois, in Peoria County. Marker is on NE Water Street near Murray Barker Bridge, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. On river front walkway just East of Murray Barker Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Peoria IL 61602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waterborn Services Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schwab - Powell Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peoria on The Riverfront / Peoria (approx. 0.2 miles away); Manitowoc Submarines (approx. half a mile away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District Civil War Memorial (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 10˝ miles away); Tremont Courthouse (approx. 12.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peoria.
Categories. • Heroes • Peace •
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