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Lockport in Will County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lockport Works World War II Memorial

1941 • 1945

 

—The Texas Company —

 
Lockport Works World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
1. Lockport Works World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Erected in honor of all employes [sic]
of Lockport Works
who served in the Armed Forces in
World War II
and in memory of those listed below
who lost their lives while in the
service of our country

Harold A. Adamson • La Verne Bundy
Donald Coe • Wallace Cox, Jr.
Louis Ginnetti • Frank W. Graning
Louis J. Kelm • John I. Kirkham
Nicholas Kozak • Charles Lamont, Jr.
Arthur Pius

[Dedicated] September, 1948


 
Erected 1948 by Lockport Works.
 
Location. 41° 35.636′ N, 88° 2.365′ W. Marker is in Lockport, Illinois, in Will County. Marker is on 9th Street (Illinois Route 7) east of Summit Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of Lockport VFW Post 5788. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1026 E 9th Street, Lockport IL 60441, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lockport City Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Congregational Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Illinois & Michigan Canal Office (approx. one mile away); George Gaylord
Lockport Works World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
2. Lockport Works World War II Memorial
(approx. one mile away); Gaylord Donnelly Canal Trail Mile Marker 29.1 (approx. one mile away); William Schuler (approx. one mile away); "Whittling Their Time Away" (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockport.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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