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Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Medal of Honor Recipient

Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell

 
 
Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf
1. Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
Inscription.

Front
Cpl. Charles G. Abrell
U.S.M.C.
Medal of Honor
June 10, 1951
Korea


Both Sides
Korea


Back
Joseph A. Bray Det. 471
Marine Corps League

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 39° 27.948′ N, 87° 24.864′ W. Marker is in Terre Haute, Indiana, in Vigo County. Marker can be reached from South 3rd Street north of Ohio Street. Click for map. At the Vigo County Courthouse on the South/East Corner of Courthouse lawn next to building. There is off street parking to the North/West of the Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 South 3rd Street, Terre Haute IN 47801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial - - Vigo County Indiana (here, next to this marker); Operation Iraqi Freedom - War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War II War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Richard W. Thompson
Back View - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
2. Back View - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War Memorial - - Vigo County Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial - Vigo County (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.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Also see . . .  Marine Corps Medal of Honor Recipients::. Full honors and "Citation" given with detail. (Submitted on June 8, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf
3. Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
Right Front - - Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf
4. Right Front - - Medal of Honor Recipient - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
Statue - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf
5. Statue - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
Full Back View - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
6. Full Back View - - Marine Corporal Charles G. Abrell Marker
Marker located at - - Vigo County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, June 7, 2009
7. Marker located at - - Vigo County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,256 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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