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World War II War Memorial

Putnam County - Greencastle, Indiana

 
 
World War II War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
1. World War II War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
DEDICATED TO ALL WHO SERVED
AND DIED IN WORLD WAR II
______________
Our Hallowed Dead

(Column One)
Smith M. Abbott • James F. Alexander • Donald Leon Anderson • Vernon Arnold • Harley Gene Ball • James Robert Best • Edgar Eugene Blaydes • Francis L. Boswell • Lester Leroy Bryant • John P. Buchanan • Orville Merle Buchheit • Charles W. Buis • Ernest E. Campbell • James G. Carmichael • Roy K. Carrington • James H. Coleman • Maynard Dallas Coleman • Charles D. Conklin • Thomas Gordon Cooper • Hobert Wayne Cox • Raymond Nicholas Cox • James Milton Darnell • Thomas E. Davis • Kenneth W. Dickson • Dennis Wayne Dorsett • Joseph Carl Draper • William Kenneth Flint • Charles W. Foxx • Donald Ray Goodman • Max Gough • David Elmer Grimes • Douglas O. Hammond • John William Hodshire • Norman G. Hoffa • Thomas Vernon Holton • James Hood, Jr. • Oscar Eugene Gordon

(Column Two)
Harold H. Hunter • Clyde Huron Hurst • James Harold Hurst • Charles William Hutcheson • Thomas Richard Irwin • Estel Bee Johnson • Hobert Kendall • Lamar Garold King • Joe Knoll • Kenneth Knoll • Bert S. Linville • Earl Allen McCoy • Kenneth B. Martin • Willard Elmo Miller • James Robert Monnett • Thomas Jesse Murphy • Daniel Holbert Nickerson, Jr. • Joseph Franklin Nickerson •
Wider View - - World War II War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
2. Wider View - - World War II War Memorial Marker
Orville Stotts O’Hair • Wilbert H. Ooley • Robert J. Owen • Morris E. Rivers • Donald Wayne Roberts • Herbert Alvora Robinson • James Frederick Shuck • Robert Leanord Simmerman • Eli Lincoln Smith • Lloyd Edward Spencer • Dwight E. Terry • Charles Daniel Toney • Harry F. Varvel • James Wallace Watson • Noble Glen Webster • John Harvey Wright • Melvin Young • Norman N. Zachary
Presented by Citizens of Putnam County

 
Erected by Citizens of Putnam County.
 
Location. 39° 38.649′ N, 86° 51.914′ W. Marker is in Greencastle, Indiana, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of West Washington Street and North Jackson Street, on the right when traveling west on West Washington Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 76 West Washington Street, Greencastle IN 46135, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Buzz Bomb (here, next to this marker); Putnam County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean and Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Eitel's Flowers (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Julian Family Home
Long View - - World War II War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
3. Long View - - World War II War Memorial Marker
Marker can be seen on concrete base at corner of courthouse.
(about 500 feet away); Percy Lavon Julian ( 1899--1975 ) (about 500 feet away); Cannon's Men's Wear 1891 -- 1985 (about 500 feet away); Eli Lilly & The Civil War ( 1861--1865 ) (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Greencastle.
 
Also see . . .  Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryWar, World II
 
Putnam County Courthouse - - Jackson Street Entry image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
4. Putnam County Courthouse - - Jackson Street Entry
World War II marker is down the street to the right in the photo.
Washington Street Entry - - Putnam County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
5. Washington Street Entry - - Putnam County Courthouse
Marker is just out of the photo to the left.
Putnam County Courthouse - - "Indiana Street" Entry (on Right) image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 10, 2009
6. Putnam County Courthouse - - "Indiana Street" Entry (on Right)
 
 
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