William A. Garretson Memorial Baseball Diamond in Cornell, IL

400 Block of S. Sixth Street, Cornell, IL

FN William A. Garretson, a 1949 graduate of Cornell High School, lost his life during the Korean War aboard the USS Bennington on April 27, 1953.  This memorial to him is part of the athletic facility in the Clinton Keith Mills Memorial Park, located at the site of the former Cornell High School.


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