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Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Gold Star - - Honor Roll

 

—World War I Memorial —

 
Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf
1. Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker
Inscription.
1917 - Knox County - 1919
(Row One:)
William Clayton Abraham • Forrest A. Alton • Noble Clarence Baker • Chauncy W. Barr • John Raymond Barr • Andrew Jackson Bennett • Lawrence W. Bouchie • Rex R. Boyer • Ellis P. Cannon • James A. Catt • George W. Clark • Francis Brittian Cockerham • D. Reuben Cooper • Gilbert Washington Cox • John J. Deischer • Herbert Elden Donnoe • Cecil Henry Ehlers • Ralph C. Elliott • David Brewer England • Joseph D. Ferguson • Cecil Frederick • Donald Frederick • Alexander Givens • Claudius Harrell • Harry Joseph Henry • Clarence Hinchman • Walter H. Hoffman • Frank Hollingsworth • Christian Howder • Charles F. Hummel

(Row Two:)
Royal Jacobus • Harry F. Johnson • Charles Wesley Jones • John Emil Kardokus • Charles Henderson Karns • Fred Kelso • Robert Kixmiller • Henry H. A. Limper • William Edward McAndrews • Jerry McCoy • Frank J. Mattingly • Donald Joseph Miller • John T. Miller • Walter Rollie Polk • Lee Edward Pry • Elmer Pulliam • George O. Richards • Alonzo Robinson • Charles Morrell Robinson • William Everett Rodarmel • Leslie Selby • Wayne Hill Smith • James T. Snider • Escoe L. Soden • Howard Maurice Tryon • Raymond Utley • Morace Leonard VanAble • Bryant F. Van Kirk • James Richard Wall • Ellis Drien Westfall
 
Erected
Wide View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, October 10, 2009
2. Wide View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker
1937 by Vincennes Chapter American War Mothers, American Legion Post 73, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 73, City of Vincennes.
 
Location. 38° 40.824′ N, 87° 31.993′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on South 1st Street south of Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (a few steps from this marker); Vincennes (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriotism of Charles Gratiot (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes in the American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Vincennes (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Ferry Landing (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Francis Vigo (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Vincennes.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, World I
 
Other Wide View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, October 10, 2009
3. Other Wide View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker
Obverse Side - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, October 10, 2009
4. Obverse Side - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker
Long View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, October 10, 2009
5. Long View - - Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker
Obverse Side - - Dedication Plaque Photo, Click for full size
By Al Wolf, October 10, 2009
6. Obverse Side - - Dedication Plaque
Dedicated
November
14,
1937
Sponsors:
Vincennes Chapter
American War Mothers
American Legion Post No.73
American Legion Auxiliary
Unit No.73
City of Vincennes
Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Detail Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 15, 2012
7. Gold Star - - Honor Roll Marker Detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,373 times since then and 109 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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