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E. D. Yeck ~ Flora, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 40.194 W 088° 29.154
16S E 370734 N 4281193
Quick Description: Fire Chief for 27 years.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 11/9/2009 8:29:14 AM
Waymark Code: WM7MFK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins
Views: 4

Long Description:

Memorial Erected by: The Grateful Citizen of Flora
County of Memorial: Clay County.
Plaque Text:

Dedicated
by the
Grateful Citizens of
Flora, Illinois
TO THE MEMORY
OF THEIR
GREAT FIRE CHIEF
E. D. (UNCLE FAY) YECK
BORN SEPT. 19, 1857
DIED JAN. 20, 1948
For 27 years he was Chief
of our fire department.
He lived for 90 years and
achieved nation wide fame
as the oldest active fire
chief in the United States.

Physical address:
E. 2nd St. & N. Main St.,
Fire House wall @ office entrence,
Flora, IL USA
62839


Memorial Website: Not listed

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