Menard County
Military & Veterans

  • Veterans Buried in Menard County
    -Includes veterans from all wars that are known to be buried in Menard County. Compiled from the 1929 & 1956 Honor Rolls, cemetery information and information contributed by researchers. Sorted both alphabetically and by war served in, includes links to cemetery photos and obituaries when available.

  • Confederate Veterans Buried in Menard County
    -Currently there are 4 known Confederate Veterans buried here. This page is part of an on-going project by the Sons of Confederate Veterans to locate and mark graves of Confederate Veterans nationwide.

  • Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Menard County
    -Compiled by the DAR, this includes biographies and pension information and links to cemetery photos when available.

  • History of the 85th Regiment
    -Brief biographies and service information of those from Menard County who enlisted in the Eighty-fifth Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Currently all of Company E is on the site, plus a few bios from other companies with a Menard Co connection. Other companies may be viewed at the Mason County site.

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