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Macoupin County, Illinois
Monuments & Memorials
© 1997 - 2009

 

Areas, Cities, Towns, Villages, etc.
 
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SAWYERVILLE
SCOTTVILLE
SHIPMAN
STAUNTON
VIRDEN
WOODBURN

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SAWYERVILLE
 
Veteran's Memorial
 
Veteran's Memorial in Sawyerville 1
 
Big John Malnar
 
W W I I
Frank W. Griffith    1919-1990    USMC
Stephen Joseph SHERIDAN, Sr.    1917-1988    USN
Clarence E. HEMPHILL   1923-1991    USA
Roy L. LEHMAN    1924-         USN
John "Jack" ANDERSON    1920-          USA
Billy COMBS    1922-          USA
Eugene ANDERSON    1921-          USN
Andy ONDO    1911-1957    USA
Albert ONDO    1921-          USA
Vernon G. WHITEHOUSE    1921-          USA
Roy WHITEHOUSE    1919-          USA
Leroy SEILER    1920-          USN
Joseph P. KOZAK    1905-1956    USA
Joseph SPURNEY, Jr.    1925-          USA
Lloyd J. HICKS    1924-1981    USA
John D. SARIC    1926-          USA
Rex J. MUDD    1915-1980    USAF
Steve N. SPUDICH    1916-          USA
Pete J. BOSTON    1923-          USA
Alfonzo N. CLARO    1915-          USA
Arthur D. BAZZARONE    1927-          USN
Louis P. GARBIN    1918-         USAF
E. D. PARISH    1923-          USA
John CARTER    1917-1990    CBS
John CHIOLERO    1910-            
Walter R. WILLIAMS    1918-            
Mike SARIC    1923-          USA

 
THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES
John M. MALNOR    1926-1968    Vietnam    USMC
Eugene G. MALNOR    1923 - 1945    WWII    USMC
John M. SPUDICH    1907 - 1945    WWII    USA
John M. SPUDICH III    1928 - 1950    Korea    USMC
Robert CARTER    1924 - 1943    WWII    USN
Robert PURDY    1924 - 1944    WWII    USN
Vincent WALTIS   1916 - 1946    WWII    USN
John ONDO    1923 - 1945    WWII    USN

KOREA
VIETNAM
Robert Frank FRITZ    1931 - 1952    K    USN
Emil FRITZ   192 -         K    USAF
John W. HEMPHILL    1948 -          V    USAF
Roy "Buddy" LEHMAN    1947 - 1974    V    USA
Jerry Alan COMBS    1947 -          V    USAF
William ALBL, Jr.    1948 - 1987    V    USAF
William C. HAMILTON    1949 - 1972    V    USA
Stephen J. SHERIDAN    1949 -          V    USN
David J. SPURNEY    1950 -          V    USN
James A. STEWART   1948 -          V    USA
Harold JOHNS    1947 -          Vietnam    USAF

David H. GUILD    1919    WW II    USA
Mike J. BALEN    1923    WW II    USMC
Joseph MAKSTELL    1904    1988    WW II    USAF
Andrew J. BISCAN    1917 - 1973    WW II    USA
  George M. BALEN    1916 - 1986    WW II    USA
Phillip J. MATESA    1922 - 1957    WW II    USA
Haryy LAROSA    1920 -         WW II    USN
Edward PURDY    1926 -         WW II    USA
Charles K. JANULAVICH    1923 -         WW II    Korea    USA
Clifford HICKS    1918        WW II    USN
Robert L. LUMMA    1919 - 1995    WW II    USCG
William J. CARTER    1941 - 1993    Vietnam    USN
   
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SCOTTVILLE

Armed Forces Memorial
Armed Forces Memorial

  - Memorial -
Dedicated By
A Grateful
Community
To Honor Those Valiant
Men And Women
Who Gave Themselves
In Service And Sacrifice
For God And Country
  In Memoriam
 
World War I
Tink Van Bebber
 
World War II
George Brackett
John Hicks
Irving C. Hinman
William Wilkinson
 
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SHIPMAN
 
Veterans Memorial
Monument By : Kitchen Klatter Band
Artillery By : Southwestern Military History Club
 
Veterans Memorial
 
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  Erected In Honor Of
 
And Appreciation For
 
All War Veterans
 
Of Shipman Community
 
Past Present Future
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STAUNTON
 
Veterans Memorial
Dedicated June 14, 1987
 
Photo
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VIRDEN

W W I Memorial
 
W W I Memorial
 
inscribed on the north & south sides
1917 WORLD WAR 1919

inscribed on the east & west sides
SOLDIERS AND SAILOIRS

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W W II Memorial
1961

 
W W II Memorial
We Proudly Pay Tribute To Those Who Gave
Their Lives Or Their Services For The
Protection and Preservation Of Our
Country Since The Beginning of World War II
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Battle of Virden
1898
Coal Miners Riot

Virden Coal Monument   Virden Coal Monument 2
Virden Coal Memorial mural

David Seagraves   2006

Virden Coal Memorial plaque   Virden Coal Memorial
Wanted !

175
GOOD COLORED MINERS
-- FOR --
VIRDEN, ILLINOIS

PAY   IN   FULL   EVERY   TWO   WEEKS
Pay 30c per Ton, Run of Mines
MINERS CAN MAKE FROM $2.75 TO $4.00 PER DAY
      Want 20 Skilled Drivers, $1.75 per day: 15
Good Top and Outside Laborers, $1.35 per Day: 15 Good Timber
Men, $1.75 per Day: 2 First Class Blacksmiths, $2.25 per Day
35 Experienced Miners With Families; 8 First Class Machine
Runners, $2 per Day. Want 10 Boys For Trappes, 75¢ per Day. Coal
is 7 To 8 Feet Thick. Twenty Cagers, $1.75 per Day. No Charges
For Blacksmithing.
      No Commissaries. Want Nothing But First
Class Miners. All Coal Weighed On Top.


Bring Your Tools Well Tied Up If You Wish To Carry Them

Will Leave Birmingham
Thursday Night At 8 O'Clock P.M., Sept 22.
Transportation will be Furnished and Ample Time Given You To
Pay The Same. For Information Call At
1905 Third Avenue,
Regular Work !                   Between 19th and 21st.

 
 

KILLED   OCTOBER 12
1898

William Harmon
 
Abraham Brenneman
 
Frank Bilyeu
 
Ed Welsh
 
Joseph Gillerle
 
Ernest Kamerer
 
Ellis Smith
 
Ernest Long
 

 
 
patrons
 
BATTLE   0F   VIRDEN   MONUMENT   PATRONS
 
STATE OF ILLINOIS COAL OFFICE    UMWA DISTRICT 12    ILLINOIS AFL-CIO    CITY OF VIRDEN
 
JOHN E. HEIN
JOHN & SONDRA NARMONT
WAYNE & LIZ JOPLIN
JOHN & JEANNIE ALEXANDER
IN MEMORY OF STEPHEN &
LAURIEL NARMONT BY
JOHN & SONDRA NARMONT
  UMWA LOCAL 1613
UMWA LOCAL 1969
UNITED TRANSPOTATION FUND
SEIU LOCAL 73
SOUTHERN & CENTRAL
ILLINOIS LABORERS
DUPAGE COUNTY
BUILDING TRADES COUNCIL
  TRUSS SLATER / GARRETSON LUMBER
CALVERT & FERRY FUNERAL HOME
ROGER K. FLOWERS SR.
ATMOS ENERGY
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Officer Mike
 
Virden's First K - 9
 
Badge No. K 97
 
December 5, 1995
 
November 13, 2001
Officer Mike Memorial in Virden 1
Officer Mike Memorial in Virden 2 Officer Mike Memorial in Virden 3
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Operation   Iraqi   Freedom
 
Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial in Virden 1
Memorial in Virden 2   Memorial in Virden 3
Operation   Iraqi   Freedom
In Memory Of The Fallen
By Family, Friends & Community
  SSG GARY R. HARPER Jr.
2ND BAT 5TH SFG MEDIC
KIA   BAGHDAD   IRAQ
10 - 09 - 2005
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WOODBURN

W W I Memorial

W W I Memorial   Erected By The Citizens
Of Bunker Hill Township
And Dedicated To
The Memory Of
George Partridge
Co. B 1st Gas Regt
Killed In Action At
Bantheville Wood
Nov. 1, 1918
Dietrich A. H. Rust
Co. A 5th LTO Service Regt
Died At Camp Grant, ILL
Oct. 3, 1918
Alfred Heine
HDQ. Co. A 14th BNF. A RD Bat C
Died At Camp Taylor, KY
Oct. 7, 1918
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