Civil War vets to get their due
Publication:
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Sep 2012, p. 14


Description
Creators:
Steve Schering, Author
Ryan Pagelow
, Photographer
Media Type:
Newspaper
Image
Text
Item Types:
Articles
Photographs
Description:
Civil War veterans Charles Davis and George Wilson have been honored every Memorial Day by having their names read aloud with other Winnetka veterans, but their names do not appear among the fallen soldiers who are honored on the village's Centotaph. John Chimoures, former Winnetka resident, and Patti Van Cleve, Winnetka Historical Society director, organized a fund raising effort to raise money for a new bronze star bearing the names of the Civil War veterans.
Notes:
Full article available at Wilmette Public Library
Date of Publication:
20 Sep 2012
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.10808 Longitude: -87.7359
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Wilmette Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Civil War vets to get their due


Civil War veterans Charles Davis and George Wilson have been honored every Memorial Day by having their names read aloud with other Winnetka veterans, but their names do not appear among the fallen soldiers who are honored on the village's Centotaph. John Chimoures, former Winnetka resident, and Patti Van Cleve, Winnetka Historical Society director, organized a fund raising effort to raise money for a new bronze star bearing the names of the Civil War veterans.