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Western Military Academy

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Western Military Academy -1947 graduation and goodbyes

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Western Military Academy Lower Field Parade From The 1960s

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Western Military Academy WW II Service Plaque

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Western Military Academy Memorial Windows

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Gun salute at MVCS (Western Military Academy) May 2013

Western Military Academy was a private military preparatory school located in Alton, Illinois, in the United States. Founded in 1879, Western Military Academy closed in 1971. The campus is located in the National Register of Historic Places District (ID.78001167). The school motto was Mens Sana in Corpore Sano.
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    • Early years 

    • 1900–1940 

    • The world wars 

    • 1940–1970 

    • Cultural entertainment 

    • Athletics 

    • School closing 

    • Notable alumni