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Very Well Done

Very nice, respectful, and fitting memorial to the Korean War and it's Veterans. Plays patriotic... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
wolverine331
A must visit for every patriot

Built in harmony with the style of the Korean War Memorial in Washington DC, a wonderful tribute to... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Dawnie_Bird
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Springfield, Illinois
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Aug 20, 2018
“Very Well Done”
Jun 19, 2018
“A must visit for every patriot”
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Very nice, respectful, and fitting memorial to the Korean War and it's Veterans. Plays patriotic songs at the top of the hour. Certainly stop and see it and pay your respects to our heroes.

Thank wolverine331
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Built in harmony with the style of the Korean War Memorial in Washington DC, a wonderful tribute to those who served.

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Reviewed April 9, 2018

This memorial honors those Illinois citizens whose lives were lost in the Korean War. The four military branches, Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines, are each shown with service members stepping out from a large bronze bell. The bell is a Carillon that plays soft...More

Thank gbeltz325
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Not sure how to rate this - It's one of three war memorials on the Southwest corner of Oak Ridge Cemetery. Lincoln's tomb is the cemetery highlight, but the three war memorials are very well done and worth a few minute stop if you are...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2017

Located near the entrance to the cemetery where Lincoln's Tomb is, it is worth a quick stop. As my father in law served in Korea, my wife wanted to visit. It has a nice bell shaped memorial with music, and we're glad we made the...More

Thank kgilbert78
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This memorial is very well constructed, and located in a memorial garden just down the road from the Lincoln tomb.

Thank mouse14545
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Since my father, grandfather, and great-great grandfather were Veterans--I wanted to visit this Memorial and we were glad that we did as it was interesting.

Thank O2433OHrebeccas
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful rose bushes surround the granite monument. Very nice tribute to the soldiers from Illinois that fought & died in the Korean War. Inside Oak Ridge Cemetery. Well-maintained and clean area. Impressive memorial. Bronze statues of life size soldiers depicted.

Thank Rita S
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