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South Milford World War I Monument

 
 
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By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
1. South Milford World War I Monument
Inscription.
Honor Roll

Albright, Arnold • Albright, Earl • Austin, Emoral • Barber, Claude • Bell, Cecil • Bell, Charles • Bell, Kathryn - Nurse • Brainard, Milo • Bryant, Frank • Bryant, Walter • Burris, Leo • Castator, Delos • Cookerly, Archie • Cookerly, William • Crowell, Frisco • Eckhart, Lloyd • Emerick, Charles • Emerick, Warren • Faux, Earl • Goudy, William • Hart, Charles • High, Fred • ↓ Kent, Nathan • Kline, Earl • Krebs, Charles • Longnecker, Jacob • † Malone, Ray • McClughen, Burl • Menely, Floyd • Merwin, Clyde • Merwin, Homer • Merwin, Lester • Merwin, Miles • Miller, Harry • Nesbitt, James Guy • Newnam, Iris • Newnam, Russel • Newnam, Samuel • Pratt, Fred • Riel, Alfred • Seagly, Gerald • Shortley, Bud • Smith, Don • Somerville, Riley • Spice, Dale • Spice, Wilbert • Streeter, Venus • ★ Stroman, Ray • Stroman, Roy • Tomaw, Glen • Tyler, John Roy • Walter, John • Walter, Russel • Wert, Vern • Wert Wilscher • Wilkins, Leland • Wilkins, Ralph • Willits, Emory • ↓ Wilson Earl

★ Killed in Action     † Died in Service     ↓ Wounded

This monument is erected in honor of the members of South Milford High School who served their country in the World War.

This bell dedicated with the monument, cracked while ringing out the news of the signing of
South Milford World War I Monument<br>(Northwest Elevation) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
2. South Milford World War I Monument
(Northwest Elevation)
the armistice.
 
Erected 1923.
 
Location. 41° 32.01′ N, 85° 16.288′ W. Marker is in South Milford, Indiana, in Lagrange County. Marker is at the intersection of Indiana Route 3 and County Road E750S, on the right when traveling north on State Route 3. Click for map. Marker is located at the southeast corner of State Route 3 and CR E750S. Marker is in this post office area: South Milford IN 46786, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Memorial Cannon (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lakeview Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away); Gene Stratton-Porter (approx. 5.7 miles away); Sylvan Lake (approx. 5.9 miles away); Camp Mitchell (approx. 6.4 miles away); The Lagrange Phalanx (approx. 7.5 miles away); LaGrange County W. W. II Honor Rolls (approx. 10.8 miles away); Commemorating LaGrange Centennial 1836 - 1936 (approx. 10.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. “1861 Union” is imprinted in concrete on the northeast elevation of the monument; “1898 Humanity” is imprinted in concrete on the southwest elevation; and “1776 Independence” and “Built by A.M. Airgood 1923" are imprinted in concrete on the southeast elevation.
South Milford World War I Monument<br>(West Elevations) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
3. South Milford World War I Monument
(West Elevations)

 
Categories. War, World I
 
South Milford World War I Monument<br>(East Elevations) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
4. South Milford World War I Monument
(East Elevations)
South Milford World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
5. South Milford World War I Monument
At southeast corner of State Route 3 and County Road E750S
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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