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Michigan City World War II Memorial

 
 
Michigan City World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
1. Michigan City World War II Memorial
Inscription.
1941 — 1945

Dedicated To
The Memory
Of These
Our Boys
And All Who Served in
World War II

Gilford Albertson S.M. 3/C Sgt. James Allie Lt. Walter Baranowski Cpl. Stanley Batuzik Pvt. Bernard Baxter Ens. John T. Beahan Pvt. Harold E. Black Pvt. Joseph J. Block Pvt. Frank Boyan Sgt. Robert Brink Pvt. Charles Britzke Sgt. Albert C. Brown Lt. Earl W. Burns Sgt. Kenneth G. Conlkin Pfc. Frank Coppola Lt. Rubert Cornay Donald F. Cowgill F 2/C Lt. Maynard C. Craft Pvt. Robert H. Danielson Lt. Harvey Dean Cpl. Howard Dornbrock S/Sgt. Clem Dreyer Pfc. Harry East Pfc. Charles Eddy Andrew Elko T.M. 3/C Lt. Robert Fay Sgt. Casimer Ferenc Lt. Robert E. Ferner Robert W. Finske R.M. 3/C Sgt. Harold Flanigan Sgt. John Fogarty T/5 Lyman Foldenauer S/Sgt. Harold Gasell Sgt. Kenneth Glassman Pvt. George Granacki S/Sgt. Henry Granacki Sgt. Jack E. Graver Lt. Roy E. Green Pfc. Clement Groch John T. Groch M.M. 3/C Pvt. Henry P. Guth Pfc. William Hammersmith A/C Arthur B. Harris Pfc. William Hively Pvt. Jack Howard Sgt. George Janatik S/Sgt. Michael Jankowski Pvt. Edwin Jarusz Lt. James E. Jennings Lt. Gilbert Johnson Pfc. Robert E. Johnson Harold S. Jones Pvt. Walter Jones Pfc. Nassiff
Michigan City World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
2. Michigan City World War II Memorial
Joseph Lt. Gerald Kadet Pvt. Edward L. Keppen Lt. Edward G. Kieper Pfc. Arthur Kintzele Pvt. Ralph S. Kintzele Pfc. Roy R. Koepke Ens. Edward P. Komasinski Cpl. Donald Kottler S/Sgt. Marshall Kottler Lt. Michael Koury Pfc. Elmer Lewis Pvt. Carl Lindborg Henry L. Lochmaier S 1/C Sgt. Charles Logan Pfc. Charles Lubke Lt. Merle Mahler Sgt. Clarence Marshall Lt. N.L. Mathews S/Sgt. Thomas F. Mazurkiewicz Lt. J.W. McKillip Pfc. George McMinn John B. Meyers S.C. 2/C Pvt. Ralph H. Miller Sgt. Lyle Mitchell S/Sgt. Steve Mokrycki Sgt. Alexander Mokrycki Cp1. Don R. Moldenhauer Cpl. Timothy Morse Cpl. Eugene Mount Pvt. Edwin S. Nawrocki Sgt. Albert A. Nome Pfc. Edward Novak T/Sgt. Andrew B. Nowak Matthew Pawlik E.M. 2/C Pfc. Edward Pawloski Pfc. Floyd A. Pearson T/5 Merlyn Pearson Pvt. Richard E. Pearson Sgt. Robert Peo Kenneth Pohl A.R. 2/C S/Sgt. William Populorum Pvt. Sam H. Pritz Pvt. Frank W. Proll Ted Pytynia G.M. 1/C S/Sgt Warren E. Rankin Pvt. Alan Ransom Cpl. Marion Rapp Sgt. Vernon D. Rapp Lt. Jack E. Reed S/Sgt. Edward Ritter S/Sgt. Joseph E. Roderick Oscar E. Rothfuchs F/O Lt. Jerome Scanlon A/C Richard Schoenherr S/Sgt. John W. Schwark T/5 Russell Schumacher Cpl. William Shadford Cpl. Edward Shebel Lt. Charles W. Shedden Pvt. Edward Skwiat T/Sgt. Frank A.
Michigan City World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
3. Michigan City World War II Memorial
Located near the main entrance to Greenwood Cemetery
Skwiat Lt. Walter Slont Cpl. John Smiertelny T/5 Alfred J. Smith Jr. S/Sgt. Richard Smith S/Sgt. Milton Soloff Pvt. Charles Stabno Sgt. Matt Szymanski Lt. Robert Timm Ens. Joseph Troy Lt. Carl L. Ulrich S/Sgt. Wilbur J. VanKosky Willard R. Vest E.M. 3/C S/Sgt. Leo Wantuch T/5 Charles Wardean T/Sgt. Frank E. Waymire Pfc. Albert Welnetz Sgt. Willard Westphal Ens. Lewis A. Wheeler Sgt. Clifford Whigham Ernest G. Whitesell S 2/C Pfc. Edward J. Wines Ens. Albert Wolter S/Sgt. Victor A. Yagelski
 
Erected 1948.
 
Location. 41° 42.234′ N, 86° 53.131′ W. Marker is in Michigan City, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Tilden Avenue and Decatur Street. Click for map. Marker is located near the main entrance to Greenwood Cemetery; the above directions are to the cemetery entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Michigan City IN 46360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Michigan City Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Stanislaus Cemetery World War II Memorial (approx. mile away); P.F.C. Kenneth L. Scott Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Anderson
Memorial Panels image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
4. Memorial Panels
Eight panels, from front in clockwise direction
(approx. 0.9 miles away); St. Mary's Parish World War I Memorial and Honor Roll (approx. 1.1 miles away); Barker Civic Center (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battle of Trail Creek (approx. 1.2 miles away); First Log Cabin in Michigan City (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Michigan City.
 
More about this marker. The memorial was dedicated on November 7, 1948 and includes the names of the 138 local servicemen who lost their lives in World War II. (Source: Welcome to Washington Park - Tour the Many Historical Sites & Monuments by Patricia Gruse Harris, May 2013)
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.   4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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