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Batavia War Memorial - Batavia, Illinois
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 41° 51.006 W 088° 18.734
16T E 391068 N 4633965
Quick Description: Veterans memorial located along main throughfare in Batavia, Illinois
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2006 7:44:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMXHK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 17

Long Description:
This memorial originally was placed to honor the veterans of World War I and World War II. Addition plaques were added later for Korea and Vietnam.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War I World War II Korea Vietnam


In Honor Of: In honor of the men and women of Batavia who served in the World Wars and in grateful memory of the following who mad the supreme sacrifice.

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
The monument is a fairly small stone monument with three bronze plaques. The monument is mostly hidden by bushes. I found the monument really by accident when I parked nearby to take pictures of nearby buildings.


Date of dedication: Not listed

Marker Text: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Visited Logs must contain, at least, a picture of the monument and your GPSr. Preferably YOU at the monument with your GPSr, but we understand that some people are camera-shy.
It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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