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Cary in McHenry County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

World War II Memorial

1941 1946

 
 
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2016
1. World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Served in the Armed Forces
of the United States

[Roll of Honored Dead]
R. Abbott E. Beran A. Franke
N. Johnson J. Lazansky F. Reynolds
J. R. Sedivec E. Steckelberg

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

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AMVET Pearl Harbor Memorial Post 245
and Cary Park District
in joint cooperation to enhance
and restore Veterans Park would like
to thank the following organizations

American Legion Raymond Wauscher 275
Fox River Grove VFW 4213
West River Concrete
Meyer Material
D & M Yard Maintenance
Klingl Electric
and to all the patriotic individuals
who supported or helped this project
become a reality
Memorial Day May 27, 1996


 
Erected by Raymond-Wascher Post No. 276 American Legion - Cary Ill.
 
Location. 42° 12.578′ N, 88° 14.335′ W. Marker is in Cary, Illinois, in McHenry County. Marker is on Park Avenue west of 1st Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Veterans Park, Cary IL 60013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured
World War II Memorial Park Rededication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2016
2. World War II Memorial Park Rededication Marker
as the crow flies. Cary Cemetery - 1839 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Goodrich Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); David Haeger School and Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); Algonquin Village Hall and Public Square (approx. 4 miles away); Downtown Crystal Lake (approx. 4.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.6 miles away); El Tovar Theatre (approx. 4.7 miles away); A Showcase of Diversity (approx. 5.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
World War II Memorial and Park Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2016
3. World War II Memorial and Park Markers
Park Avenue in background
World War II Memorial and Park Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 11, 2016
4. World War II Memorial and Park Markers
Looking SW from memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 12, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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