Evansville in Vanderburgh County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Vanderburgh County World War I Honor Roll
Service Star Legion War Mothers
Erected this marker in 1926
in memory of Vanderburgh Co.
Boys who gave their lives
in the service of the
• • 1917 • • • World War • • • 1918 • •
( Row One )
Ernest S. Atkinson • Lloyd C. Ackerman, Sergt. • John S. Barnes • Oscar Barr • Alfred A. Bosse • Orville Brack • Thomas A. Brown • Everette F. Burdette • Paul W. Chamier • Dan White Cheaney • Clyde S. Collins • Elwood Digby Colton, Sergt. • John Crow • Oscar Dannenberg • Herman Daum • John L. DeBold • Orville Demick • Isadore Drucker, Sergt. • Wesley Edwards • Russel Fenn • Lester E. Fisher • Charles Flack • James Thomas Foley • Walter Henry Folz • Albert C. Funkhouser, Lieut. • Paul T. Funkhouser, Lieut. • Russel Goad • Leo I. Goelzhauser • William L. Gowers • James Bethel Gresham, Corp. • Lee Green, Colored • Jack Grisane • James Gunterman • Alfred Keller Gymer, Lieut. • Nobert Thomas Happe • Elmer S. Harper • Fred Hassler • William Hayden • Cleveland Hicks • George A. Hunt • Sam C. Hutchinson • Frank James • William Allen Jones • Henry C. Jones • Walter L. Krusenklaus • George H. Kirker, Capt. • Andrew C. Kimball • Albert T. Kemmerling • George S. Koonce, Sergt. • Warren E. Laby • Thomas Edwin Land • William Joseph Lappe
( Row Two )
( Lower Section )
James Bethel Gresham of Evansville was the First American Soldier killed in France
Erected 1926 by Service Star Legion War Mothers - Gresham Chapter.
Location. 37° 58.406′ N, 87° 34.344′ W. Marker is in Evansville Click for map. Located on the South/West corner of the 'Old' Vanderburgh County Courthouse (a.k.a.: "Catacombes") in Evansville, Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 NS 4th Street, Evansville IN 47708, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Short Lived Canal (here, next to this marker); Sheriff's Residence and Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Vanderburgh County World War II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Wabash and Erie Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McCurdy - Sears Building (about 400 feet away); Ohio River Levee (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Camp (approx. half a mile away); Augustus Owsley Stanley (approx. 8.9 miles away in Kentucky). Click for a list of all markers in Evansville.
Categories. • War, World I •
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