Thursday, July 12, 2018
The DeKalb Township Honor Roll Dedicated in 1943
From the June 27, 2018, MidWeek "Looking Back."
1943, 75 Years Ago.
"Yesterday afternoon at 5:00 o'clock the DeKalb Township Honor Roll which was erected on the Lincoln Highway near Fourth Street was unveiled at a dedication ceremony.
"The ceremony was planned as a part of the Army salute to this country and an honor guard from the 740th Military Police Battalion took part in the dedication."
This was a list of names of those serving in the Armed Forces from DeKalb Township. The military police were in DeKalb County to guard the war industries.