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Valparaiso in Porter County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Porter County (Indiana) Veterans

 
 
Dedication Plaque - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
1. Dedication Plaque - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.

( Dedication Plaque - Side )

Dedicated to the memory of
Porter County’s Soldiers and Sailors
of all American Wars.

Erected by
William Henry Harrison
Chapter D. A. R.

(D.A.R. - Logo)

and
Elizabeth Bassett Harrison
Society G. A. R.

(Children of the American Legion - Logo)

During Porter County’s
Centennial 1936.


( Re-Dedication Plaque - Side )

Rededicated to the memory of
Porter County’s Veterans of
All American Wars

by
Porter County Chapters of
Daughters of American Revolution

and
Porter County Council of the
American Legion

(D.A.R. and American Legion - Logos)

During Porter County’s
Sesquicentennial 1986.

 
Location. 41° 28.059′ N, 87° 3.649′ W. Marker is in Valparaiso, Indiana, in Porter County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincolnway and Washington Street, on the right when traveling east on Lincolnway. Click for map. Located on the North/West Lawn of the Porter County Courthouse in Valparaiso, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Valparaiso IN 46383, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
Re-Dedication Plaque - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
2. Re-Dedication Plaque - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Marker
11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Sac Trail (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lincoln Highway (about 600 feet away); Site of Tassinong (approx. 8.3 miles away); President Abraham Lincoln’s Funeral Train (approx. 8.7 miles away); The Lincoln Train in Westville (approx. 9.7 miles away); Site of Huakiki (approx. 10.1 miles away); Willow Creek Confrontation (approx. 10.5 miles away); Hobart (Indiana) Patriotic Honor Rolls (approx. 10.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Valparaiso.
 
Categories. Military
 
Boulder - - Dedication Marker Side image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
3. Boulder - - Dedication Marker Side
Boulder Obverse - - Re-Dedication Marker Side image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
4. Boulder Obverse - - Re-Dedication Marker Side
Long View - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Markers & Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
5. Long View - - Porter County (Indiana) Veterans Markers & Courthouse
Marker can be seen in front of the red truck parked at the curb.
Porter County Courthouse - - North Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
6. Porter County Courthouse - - North Entrance
South/East Corner - - Porter County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 12, 2011
7. South/East Corner - - Porter County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 743 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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