World War II Memorial Court of Honor - St. Louis, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 37.692 W 090° 12.007
15S E 743732 N 4279238
Quick Description: World War II memorial in front of the Soldiers Memorial in downtown St. Louis.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/4/2007 4:43:22 PM
Waymark Code: WM19F6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 40

Long Description:

World War II Memorial Court of Honor was completed in 1948 and was given to the City of St. Louis by the St. Louis War Memorial Committee. Eugene Mackey, Jr. was the architect for the court and Hillis Arnold designed the forty-foot limestone pillar in the shape of a broken blade with low-relief figures of soldiers in battle.

Date of Dedication: 05/31/1948

Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: downtown, between Market, Chestnut, 13th & 14th Streets

Website for Waymark: [Web Link]

Location of waymark:
N 13th St at Market
St. Louis, Missouri United States
63101


Commemoration: To our sons and daughters who gave their lives for God and Country

Access times: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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