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Hero Street Memorial Monument

Address: 202 1st Avenue, Silvis, IL
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Ranked #2 of 5 Attractions in Silvis
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Sights & Landmarks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

This is a generational community tribute to the men and women who have stood up for our freedom.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

An inspiring monument to eight Mexican American soldiers from one short street in Silvis who gave the last full measure of their devotion during WWII and the Korean War. I am frequently in the neighborhood and did not think of stopping to pay my respects until reading a local history book "Hero Street, U.S.A.: The Story of Little Mexico's Fallen... More 

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