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The Spirit of the American Doughboy - Naperville, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 41° 46.743 W 088° 08.753
16T E 404772 N 4625879
Quick Description: This Doughboy statue is located in Naperville's Burlington Square Park.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 1/28/2009 6:13:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM5P6A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
Views: 17

Long Description:
This statue originally dedicated May 31, 1926 was designed by artist E.M. Viquesney. It was erected in honor all those from Naperville who served in World War I. The inscription on base of statue reads, "To Perpetuate the Memory of Veterans of the World War 1914-1917." Surrounding the statue are seven stones honoring the seven "Naperville boys" who gave their lives in World War I.
Where is this statue located?: Public Park

Which branch of the Military does this statue depict?: Army

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