PHOTOS BY CLAY JACKSON, HERALD & REVIEW 
Great War Living History Enthusiast Ian Houghton talks about British’s side in World War I Saturday during World War I Encampment at Monticello Railway Museum. 
The encampment featured several private World War I collections, displays and encampment on Saturday at Monticello Railway Museum. The event was put on by the Monticello Railway Museum and the Illinois State Military Museum.
This event signified the departure of Illinois Army National Guard troops to Camp Logan, Texas for mobilization training for the Great War from September to October 1917. To see more photos from the event visit www.herald-review.com/gallery
PHOTOS BY CLAY JACKSON, HERALD & REVIEW Great War Living History Enthusiast Ian Houghton talks about British’s side in World War I Saturday during World War I Encampment at Monticello Railway Museum. The encampment featured several private World War I collections, displays and encampment on Saturday at Monticello Railway Museum. The event was put on by the Monticello Railway Museum and the Illinois State Military Museum. This event signified the departure of Illinois Army National Guard troops to Camp Logan, Texas for mobilization training for the Great War from September to October 1917. To see more photos from the event visit www.herald-review.com/gallery
PHOTOS BY CLAY JACKSON, HERALD & REVIEW Great War Living History Enthusiast Ian Houghton talks about British’s side in World War I Saturday during World War I Encampment at Monticello Railway Museum. The encampment featured several private World War I collections, displays and encampment on Saturday at Monticello Railway Museum. The event was put on by the Monticello Railway Museum and the Illinois State Military Museum. This event signified the departure of Illinois Army National Guard troops to Camp Logan, Texas for mobilization training for the Great War from September to October 1917. To see more photos from the event visit www.herald-review.com/gallery

Illinois sent more than 350,000 soldiers to Europe during World War I

November 05, 2018 05:00 AM