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Near New Castle in Henry County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Henry County War Memorial

 
 
Center Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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1. Center Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.
( Center Section )
To honor the men and the women of Henry County who bravely fought in the Great Wars and to the heroes who gave their lives on Land, on the Sea and in the Sky that mankind might live in freedom. We humbly dedicate this Memorial the Eleventh Day of November, 1972

( Left Section )
* * * Patriotic * * * Sacrifice * * *
( Row One )
* * World War I * *
Bertram Buchanan Carl E. Buck Gerald H. Carpenter James A. Caudle Robert Collins Orville Cook Clarence M. Crull Henry C. Dunbar Benjamin L. Englerth Earl Frazier Clyde J. Hart Sidney Holland Alva C. Hollis William R. Lee Gerald Maddy Charles Mundell Charles Mundy Orlie K. McDaniel James L. Payne Samuel B. Peacock Eugene R. Pence Carl F. Ross Howard R. Smith Thomas V. Thomas Alva A. Wilson

[ Row Two ]
* * World War II * *
Emory Alexander Guy V. Amburgey Freeman Ayres Jack W. Barber Roy L. Barnes Gordon Barratt Carl E. Bell Carl Beeson Vaughn Bowers Charles T. Brown Clifford Brown Gerald H. Burk Charles A. Burns Raymond M. Byrd Charles O. Byrket James D. Capshaw William E. Carmack Paul T. Carter Joseph E. Chandler Alonzo Clark Hurlan R. Clark Fay L. Cleek Sherman L. Collins Lawrence R. Corum Glenn
Left Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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2. Left Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
R. Cowan

( Row Three )
* * World War II * *
Charles Cranor, Jr. Ralph Darling Robert Eachus James R. Eckrote Robert Erickson Flossie D. Flannery Arthur D. Ford Willard G. Gibson Charles F. Glynn Keith Goar Douglas H. Gorman William Grady Owen Griffin Orran A. Grubbs Kennith Gwinn Francis Leon Hannon Forrest R. Hayden Fred Haynes Roy A. Haynes Ward Hicks Virgil M. Hoover Charles D. Horn Harry R. Horn Warren G. Hornaday Elizabeth Howren

( Row Four )
* * World War II * *
Robert E. Hubbard Edward C. Jones Howard Jones K. B. Jones Thomas Joyce Emil Judd Milton T. Kellum Cecil B. Kendricks James Kennedy Earl Kindley Max Leisure Millis Leisure Leroy Lewis Charles Loer Glenn G. Manning Charles Merchant Gene M. Millikan Wayne Stevens

( Right Section )
* * * Forever * * * Remembered * * *
( Row One )
* * World War II * *
Herbert McMillan Emmitt L. Neal Willie Nickols Clifton S. Pedigo Donald Personette Elmer M. Pfenniger Robert Pitts, Jr. Willard C. Porter Raymond K. Purvis William E. Rector Irdle J. Reece Elmo Reese William E. Ridgeway Anthel Rigney George L. Roach Roy Ruddell Louis B. Beal Ralph Street

[ Row Two ]
* * World War II * *
Richard D.
Right Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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3. Right Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Rutherford Elmer C. Sidwell Ralph Skaggs Emmett Solomon Albert A. Smith Andrew F. Smith Earl Spears James Spitler Edwin W. Stopp Otto K. Stephens James E. Stiers Dudley Strickler James E. Stubbs Francis E. Sumwalt Randall W. Taylor Charles M. Thornburg Clarence Tungate Frank H. Vance Claude Van Zant, Jr. Ralph Veach Charles Vinson Sidney E. Vergne Leo E. Walsh Raymond Wiley, Jr. Warren Younce Arvid P. Zetterberg

( Row Three )
* * Korea * *
Ralph Edward Bailey Richard Baldock, Jr. Harold R. Bravard Thomas Roy Caylor Ernest W. Cox Richard L. Davis James L. Gilliam Richard John Gorman Richard Kissick Cecil Howard Marcum Richard E. Millis Lloyd Eugene Morgan Richard L. Nicholson Robert Eugene Redding James Abner Surber John E. Thurman Robert Lee White Dillard C. Wyatt Robert L. Bertram David Mark John R. Poynter, Jr. Carl E. Smith

( Row Four )
* * Vietnam * *
Charles Everott Crandall Larry Wayne Darling Ronald Davis Tommy Ray Eaton William Aaron Harter Timothy Lee Hayes Dennis Ray Hinton Thomas Eugene Holloway David Claud Jasper Kenneth Bruce Kendall John A. Keesling Jimmie Lee Minks James B. Powell George Michael Sloan Fredrick Smith Bradford Trout Michael R. White Stephen Mark White Timothy H. Lacy
 
Erected
Full View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Full View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
1972.
 
Location. 39° 56.774′ N, 85° 23.097′ W. Marker is near New Castle, Indiana, in Henry County. Marker is at the intersection of North Memorial Drive and Second Entrance to Memorial Park, on the left when traveling north on North Memorial Drive. Click for map. At the second entrance (just north of County Road 100 N) to "Memorial Park" pull into the park to the west and park at the first "pull-over parking". You can see the marker - and you will have an enjoyable walk to it. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle IN 47362, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilbur Wright Aeronaut and Pioneer (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Co. I 152nd Inf. 38th Div. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Co. G 152nd Inf. 38th Div. (approx. 0.2 miles away); USS Hyman DD732 (approx. 0.3 miles away); W. W. I War Memorial - Henry County Indiana (approx. 0.4 miles away); Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dedicated to the Henry County Veterans (approx. 1.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial - Henry County Indiana (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Castle.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Wide View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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5. Wide View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Early Sun-Rise - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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6. Early Sun-Rise - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Long View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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7. Long View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Field Gun made in 1890 image. Click for full size.
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8. Field Gun made in 1890
Behind the "Memorial Park" Office on a hill you can also see the 1890 Field Gun.
Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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9. Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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10. Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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11. Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Front View - - 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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12. Front View - - 1890 Field Gun
1890 Field Gun overlooks a Fishing Lake in 'Memorial Park' . . . image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
13. 1890 Field Gun overlooks a Fishing Lake in 'Memorial Park' . . .
 
 
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