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The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial

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Unbelievable, Brings back many memories

This is an excellent example of what it means to be an American. There are those who answer the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Boathouse M
Wood Dale, Illinois
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Lesson of newest history

It's very patriotic and very emotional place, not only for those who lost someone in Mid-East... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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229 Main St, Marseilles, IL 61341-1842
+1 708-906-6121
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent example of what it means to be an American. There are those who answer the country's call to service. Some of those never make it back. This is a very moving monument to those who kept the battle over "there", so...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

It's very patriotic and very emotional place, not only for those who lost someone in Mid-East Conflicts, but also for others who care about history of our country and who respect all fallen heroes. If you are near the Marseilles,IL you have to come and...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

My husband and I happened upon this site while looking for things to do in the area. We were so impressed with the solumn dignity of the presentation. My husand is a Viet Nam veteran and was deeply touched. The memorial is well thought out...More

1  Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This wall and memorial is done with such reverence that it brings a lump to your throat and a pride in the men and women who have given it all to protect this land we call the United States of America.

Thank davidjaymec
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The is is a very nice memorial. It is very moving. My family was very glad we visited here. If you are thinking of going...don't hesitate. This would be a very good place to take a school field trip ( Hello all Schools!!)...or a homeschooling...More

Thank Sh F
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The wall is an extraordinarily humbling reminder of the losses incurred in the Middle East Wars. This memorial also is in a beautiful spot on the Illinois River in Marseilles.

Thank DebErlenbaugh-Pater
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Beautiful monuments overlooking the Illinois river honoring those that gave their lives in the Middle East. Easy to look for names engraved on the stones if looking for a loved one or friend that served. Huge parking area ,good place to walk and maybe sit...More

Thank dakotajude73
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Located on the Illinois River, not far from Starved Rock, Marseilles, IL. is the home of this moving memorial. A quiet area that makes this the perfect place.

Thank mmargo3537
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This is just as good as the other war memorials throughout the country. With the sound of the water running behind the wall, it makes it a very peaceful resting place to remember our brothers and sisters who have died in yet another senseless war...More

Thank Ray E
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

EVERYONE should visit this wall & pay respect to our fallen soldiers. It is an awesome tribute to our military.

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4 September 2015|
Response from Mary E | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I am just getting back to you. From Corpus Christi, TX will be quite a ride. Easiest route would be I 35 North to I 80 East. The Memorial is located at Marseilles, Illinois, Take the Ottawa exit (I think exit... More