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Veterans Memorial Hall

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211 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States

Memorial Hall is a living memorial to Veterans from all wars. It will serve as a constant reminder to the sacrifices given by brave men and women from Winnebago County, and a way for generations to remember and learn about their lives.

This Stone was placed in front of Memorial Hall in 1966; it is inscribed with the following words:

“This Memorial Hall, the first of it’s kind in the United States dedicated to our veterans of all wars, was completed in the year 1903 with dedication ceremonies on june third of that year by our twenty – sixth president Theodore Roosevelt with these words: “No more fitting memorial could be erected to the men who fought, than a hall such as this….. a hall beautiful because of the uses to which it is consecrated”

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February 2018

Dead Guy Festival 2018

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States
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This event will feature speakers on ghosts, insanity, murder and mayhem.  Host Kathi Kresol will share "Unsolved Crimes of Winnebago County" and Eve Harker from the Luna Datura Curious Gifts will give tips on cleansing your house of negativity.  Midwest Ghost Investigators founder, Nino Enna and Psychic Sara Bowker will share some of the evidence captured during their investigations of local haunted spots.  Author Terri Reid will also present some of her favorite freaky stories she has researched for her…

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