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Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
World War II War Memorial
Vigo County Indiana
 
World War II War Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
1. World War II War Memorial Marker
 
Inscription. ( Front )
W. W. II
Killed in Action
from Vigo County

( Obverse )
( Row One )


Lawrence Aaren • Ray E. Adams • William H. Altekruse • Charles V. Anderson • Warren C. Anderson • Wayne W. Anderson • Adolph P. Antoine • William R. Armstrong • Charles J. Atwood, Jr. • Guido Baratto • Joseph J. Beal • Eugene I. Beaucamp • James W. Bedwell • Howard H. Bird • Norman B. Bitzegaio • James R. Blue • Frank A. Bouillez • William G. Bovenschulte • William J. Boyle • John H. Brettell • Vincent Brimley • Herschel C. Brown, Jr. • Jack W. Brown • Roy W. Brown • James M. Bruce • Merle E. Bryant • Daniel C. Burke, Jr. • Joseph M. Burok • Robert E. Burton • Max E. Bush • Leonard J. Butts • Richard D. Callecod • Joseph E. Campbell • Edward Caton • Warren W. Causey • Martin H. Certain • Charles W. Cheek • Harry S. Church • Alfred H. Conrad • Leon A. Conrath • Robert O. Cordell • Frank W. Cornwell • Bruce V. Cox • John W. Crawford • William H. Creasey • Charles R. Cree • George A. Crock • Jack W. Cromwell • Wayne Crynes • Daniel F. Curran • Harold F. Daggs • Norman L. Daily • John Daly, Jr. • James E. Davis • Joseph C. Davis • Harold J. Day • Eugene L. DeLisle • Joseph D. Deak, Jr. • Philip A. Deal • Rollie G. Dean • Harold J. Deuster • Carl E. Dickerson • Jacob O. Dooley • Vernon T. Dorsey • Samuel Dowell
 
Obverse Side - - World War II War Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
2. Obverse Side - - World War II War Memorial Marker
 
• Clarence L. Dreher, Jr. • R. G. Dronberger, Jr. • Tom Dwyer • William H. East • Robert M. Edwards • Robert K. Enders • Steve J. Evon • Carl L. Ewing • Paul R. Fenton • Robert J. Field • Bruce D. Figg • Everett E. Figg • Leroy F. Foltz • John R. Forsythe • Richard A. Fox • Roscoe L. Frakes • Roland Frost • Fredrick G. Fry • Billie E. Gilbert • Edward D. Goetz • George L. Gray • Oscar M. Griffin • Kenneth O. Haas • Farrell D. Hale • Jack M. Haley • Freeman M. Newman
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( Row Two )
William Hamman • Oral B. Hamrick • Charles R. Hargis • Warren G. Harris • Harold W. Hart • Karl F. J. Heckelsberg • James N. Hicks • Willard H. Hixon • Herman A. Hoffman, Jr. • Russell J. Hogan • Charles Holland • James R. Hougm • John R. Householder • Lyle O. Hucle • James Hughbanks • Joe J. Hunt • Walter W. Huston • Benson O. Jackson • Paul E. James • Tom E. James • Malcolm W. Jones • Edward L. Jordan • John L. Joy • Herbert Kaufman • Paul O. Kemp • Matt Kennedy • Milton J. Kersey • Lester W. Killion • Leroy A. King • Otis King • Victor W. Kirk • Ralph C. Klatte • Walter F. Knollenberg • John Kohl • Edward Kosterno • Michael J. Kruse • Billy J. Lark • Edward B. Leever • Lawrence L. Lewark • Fred Lisch • Bernard L. Locsdon • Robert B. Longfellow • Harry R. Luce • John V. Lundstrom • George U. Malloy • Ernest M. Mansard, Jr. • Harry R. Marshall • John P. Martin • Wilbur Marts
 
Left View - - World War II War Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
3. Left View - - World War II War Memorial Marker
 
• Paul M. Mascari • Floyd Maxwell • Richard C. Mayrose • Bruce Mays • Raymond McCrananhan • John R. McCune • Harry W. McKain • Daniel L. McKinney • Frank Meeran • Cleo D. Miller • William L. Miller • Fred J. Moelter • Joseph H. Monaghan • Paul F. Morrison • W. C. Morrison, Jr. • Eugene C. Mount • Charles H. Murphy • Alfred W. Myers • John R. Myles • George M. Needham • Charles L. Newman • Wayne E. Newton • Owen T. O’Neil • William E. O’Rear • Frank D. Osborne • Stanley Ozok • Charles E. Payne • George H. Payne • John S. Pegg • Harold W. Penny • George L. Peters • Charles R. Phillips • Vern E. Piker • Joseph Papinchock • James D. Pollitt • Bernard M. Powers • Kenneth B. Quilliam • Dennis J. Quinlan • Victor R. Raikes • John J. Rak • Oren F. Randall
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( Row Three )
Benjamin N. Rauch, Jr. • James C. Rea • Henry F. Reedy • Frank L. Roales • Cornelius F. Roberts • Roy C. Roberts • Arthur N. Robertson • John R. Robinson • George T. Roby • Frank T. Roclitz • Donald W. Roper • James W. Ross • Jacob R. Roush, Jr. • Floyd W. Runnels • Harold W. Sanders • Layman M. Sanders • Charles H. Sasseen • Raymond L. Scahrbrough • Robert L. Scarbrough • Joseph E. Schell • Lawrence Schimmel • Harold E. Schommer • Clarence Searcy, Jr. • August C. Sieferman • Earl R. Shelburn • William W. Sherwood • Thomas S. Shestack • Richard L. Shipe • John E. Shoaf • Richard Silcock • Eugene
 
Right View - - World War II War Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
4. Right View - - World War II War Memorial Marker
 
B. Smith • Francis J. Smith • George R. Smith • George W. Smith, Jr. • John C. Smith, Jr. • Pete Smith • Raymond A. Smith • Robert E. Smolten • Albert C. Sparks • Charles Spork • Walter R. Staggs • Beryl H. Steele • Charles R. Stewart • Lawrence A. Stewart • Robert E. Stewart • Henry A. Stryken • Frank J. Stuck • Warren L. Stump • Kalyd M. Tarrh • Beryl E. Tarwater • Paul L. Thompson • John Thomson, Jr. • J. J. Thornberry, Jr. • Roy Tindall • William R. Tirey • Jacob L. Travis • Hobart Tryon • William W. Tryon • Clarence S. Tucker • John H. Vaughan • Joseph T. Wade • Wayne Wade • Carl W. Waggoner • Ernest E. Walters • Richard E. Weaver • Horace W. Weese • Stephen Weiss • Charles J. Wells • Raymond W. Wenzel • Charles F. Whalen • William E. Whalen • Rex A. Wheat • Bernard E. Whitaker • Russell O. Whitesell • Niles J. A. Widding • William Wilford • Frederick W. Williams • George Williams • Harry C. Williams • James A. Williams • Norman L. Williford • William D. Williford • Donnis W. Willis • John O. Wilson • Milton L. Wolfangle • William M. Woodard • Maurice F. Wren • Ermyle E. Young • Everett W. Zellers • Fred W. Zope
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Location. 39° 27.968′ N, 87° 24.861′ W. Marker is in Terre Haute, Indiana, in Vigo County. Marker can be reached from South 3rd Street south of Cherry Street. Click for map. Either park in business lots -or- go West on Cherry Street from 3rd Street - to the parking lot behind the Vigo County Courthouse. Marker is on North/East Corner of Courthouse lawn behind the Civil War Memorial. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute IN 47801, United States of America.
 
Bench in Memory of Ernie Pyle Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
5. Bench in Memory of Ernie Pyle
(Click on photo for details.)
 

 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Colonel Richard W. Thompson (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Memorial - Vigo County (within shouting distance of this marker); Medal of Honor Recipient (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Iraqi Freedom - War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial - - Vigo County Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War Memorial - - Vigo County Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); Claude L. Herbert (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Terre Haute.
 
Henry W. Lawton - - Alvin F. Byrum  Memorial Bench Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
6. Henry W. Lawton - - Alvin F. Byrum Memorial Bench
(Click on photo for details.)
 
 
Memorial Bench to All Vigo County Lawyers who Served in Armed Forces Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
7. Memorial Bench to All Vigo County Lawyers who Served in Armed Forces
(Click photo to see details.)
 
 
World War II Memorial is Behind the Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
8. World War II Memorial is Behind the Civil War Memorial
 
 
Cannon on Courthouse Lawn Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
9. Cannon on Courthouse Lawn
You can see in the photo the World War II Memorial area and a number of benches.
 
 
Water Fountain - - On Way from Courthouse Parking Lot.... Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
10. Water Fountain - - On Way from Courthouse Parking Lot....
 
 
North / East Corner - - Vigo County Courthouse Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
11. North / East Corner - - Vigo County Courthouse
 
 
Vigo County Courthouse - - Marker Left of Civil War Memorial... Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
12. Vigo County Courthouse - - Marker Left of Civil War Memorial...
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 4,444 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on June 10, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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