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Near Graysville in White County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Illinois Remembers POW/MIA

 
 
Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker - PO3 William Farris image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 9, 2016
1. Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker - PO3 William Farris
Inscription.

PO3 William Farris, West Salem

 
Erected by AMVETS and Illinois Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 13.91′ N, 87° 59.332′ W. Marker is near Graysville, Illinois, in White County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: I-64 WB Skeeter Mountain Rest Area Comfort Station, Grayville IL 62844, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Present Site of The Gray Family Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Gray Family Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); James Gray's Stables and Slave Quarters (approx. 1.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Vincennes to Shawneetown Stage Coach Line (approx. 1.8 miles away); "Empire Corner" (approx. 1.8 miles away); Thomasanne Payne Home Site (approx. 1.8 miles away); Gray Opera House (approx. 1.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  PO3 William Farris at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. (Submitted on July 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 9, 2016
2. Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker
Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 9, 2016
3. Illinois Remembers POW/MIA Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 25, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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