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G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial

 
 
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By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
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Inscription.
( Dates Carved Around Top )
1847 1861 1896 1917
( Left Panel )
Mexican War
1847
( Rest - Unreadable )

( Above Front Panel)
G. A. R.
( Front Panel )
(Eagle & Crest)
G. A. R.

L. W. Shields Chairman
Building Committee

Paul E. Slocumb Post 85

Jno. P. Fowler Trustee Memorial Fund
J. W. Miller I. N. May J. C. Harbison

Erected with funds provided by
Capt. W. M. Alexander
Monroe Co.
The Post & Others

( Right Panel )
Spanish-American War
1898 - 1902
( Rest - Unreadable )

( Obverse Panel )
World War I
1917
( Rest - Unreadable )

( Front Base )
Alexander Memorial
To the Soldiers of All Wars
 
Erected 1928 by Paul E. Slocumb Post 85 G.A.R.
 
Location. 39° 10.008′ N, 86° 32.033′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Indiana, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of North Walnut Street and West Kirkwood Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Walnut Street. Click for map. Located on the South/East lawn (corner)
Left Panel - - G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
2. Left Panel - - G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Marker
of the Monroe County Courthouse in Bloomington, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomington IN 47404, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Monroe County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County W.W. II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County / Bloomington World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County's Carnegie Library (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Colored School (about 600 feet away); Hoagy Carmichael (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bloomington.
 
Also see . . .  Further Information : :. (Submitted on October 21, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. Military
 
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By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
3. Front Panel - - G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Marker
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By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
4. Right Panel - - G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Marker
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By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
5. Obverse Panel - - G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Marker
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By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. 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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