"Over the Top to Victory" Doughboy Statue - Wheaton, IL
Posted by: BruceS
N 41° 52.050 W 088° 06.529
16T E 407979 N 4635659
Quick Description: This doughboy statue was originally dedicated on Armistice Day, November 11, 1929 and is located in Memorial Park, Wheaton, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 4/23/2006 1:16:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMB3H
statue cast in bronze was designed by sculptor John Paulding and cast by the
American Art Bronze Foundry of Chicago. This monument was dedicated in honor of all Wheaton soldiers who served in World War One. The statue was originally dedicated on
Armistice Day, November 11, 1929 and rededicated on Veteran's Day November 11,
2000 after the statue had been repaired.