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Batavia in Kane County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
1. Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

This monument erected in honor and in commemoration of the loyal patriotic men who enlisted from the Township of Batavia Illinois in the War for the Preservation of the Union 1861-1865.

"On fame's eternal camping ground
Their silent tents are spread
And glory guards with solemn round
The bivouac of the dead"

[Honor Roll of Soldiers]

The gift of the late
Captain and Mrs. Don Carlos Newton
who in their bequest appointed
Charles Husted More - Albro Bishop Prindle
Elbert Henry Wolcott
and charged them with the
erection of this memorial


 
Erected 1918 by Captain and Mrs. Don Carlos Newton.
 
Location. 41° 50.482′ N, 88° 18.775′ W. Marker is in Batavia, Illinois, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of Batavia Avenue (Illinois Route 31) and Morton Street, on the right when traveling north on Batavia Avenue. Touch for map. Monument is in West Batavia Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 South Batavia Avenue, Batavia IL 60510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kane County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Spanish-American/Philippines War
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
2. Civil War Memorial
(approx. 2.6 miles away); World War I (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War II (approx. 2.6 miles away); Korean War (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vietnam (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kane County Government Center (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
3. Civil War Memorial Honor Roll
Civil War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
4. Civil War Memorial Honor Roll
Civil War Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
5. Civil War Memorial Honor Roll
Civil War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 7, 2016
6. Civil War Memorial Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 27, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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