Welcome to DeKalb
This page is designed for sharing information about the men and women of DeKalb County who served the United States during wartime or peace. If you wish to share DeKalb County information related to veterans , please include DeKalb County Veterans on the subject line of your message and E-mail me. More military records available from the Joiner History Room.
Illinois Soldiers' and Sailors' Home Residents (1887-1916)
From the Illinois State Archives. The list pertains to DeKalb County residents. Submitted by Norma Hass.
Civil War Rosters and Histories
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Civil War List of Pensioners
on the Roll, January 1, 1883
Giving the name of each pensioner, the cause for which pensioned, the post-office address, the rate of pension per month and the date of original allowance as called for by Senate Resolution of December 8, 1882.
Websites with Illinois Civil War Information
Illinois in the Civil War: http://www.illinoiscivilwar.org/
Civil War Flags of Illinois: http://www.civil-war.com/
Grand Army of The Republic Potter Post No.
Photographs of Civil War soldiers. An alphabetical list of these photographs is available by clicking here
Spanish-American War Veterans - Searchable Index
World War I
Discharge Records of World War I Soldiers
World War II
National World War II Memorial
From the website: The World War II Memorial honors the 16 million who served in the armed forces of the U.S., the more than 400,000 who died, and all who supported the war effort from home. Symbolic of the defining event of the 20th Century, the memorial is a monument to the spirit, sacrifice, and commitment of the American people. The Second World War is the only 20th Century event commemorated on the National Mallâ€™s central axis.
Take Me There
Interactive Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Virtual Wall contains virtual memorials to the men and women named on the
Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Each name or photo on these index pages links to a personal memorial.
Take Me There
Kuwait, Iraq & afghanistan
Killed in Service to Our Country
1st Lt. Brian D. Slavenas, 30, Genoa, Illinois National Guard
Pvt. Christopher M. Alcozer, 25, DeKalb, U. S. Army
Spc. Ashley Sietsema, 20, Illinois National Guard
Pfc. Matthew M. Martinek, 20, DeKalb, U. S. Army
Local Military Links
DeKalb County Marine Corps League -
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