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Hillsboro in Fountain County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Hillsboro Service Memorial

 
 
World War I - Side image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
1. World War I - Side
Inscription. World War - I
Orel A. Smith, Born 1898, 32nd Co. 6th Marine Vol., Killed In Action, Nov. 2, 1918 Lieut. W. E. G. Cooper, Born March 29, 1888, Killed In Action at Chateau Thierry, July 20, 1918 Claude L. Wilkinson, Born June 9, 1893, Killed in Action at Verdun Sector, April 20, 1918 John F. Conner, Born Dec. 1, 1890, Died in France Oct. 28, 1918 Harry Robert Williams, Born April 1, 1897, Died from wounds in Battle of Verdun Sector April 2, 1918.

World War - II
Billy L. Krug, U. S. Army, 1924 - 1944 Edward S. Kay, U. S. Navy, 1920 - 1943 Dale R. Cooper, U. S. Navy, 1920 - 1943 James L. Crane, U. S. Navy, 1922 - 1944 Vernon E. Haniford, U. S. Army, 1922 - 1944 Russell Harshbarger, U. S. Army, 1919 - 1942.
 
Location. 40° 6.786′ N, 87° 9.353′ W. Marker is in Hillsboro, Indiana, in Fountain County. Marker can be reached from North Park Street north of East Hayes Street. Click for map. It is in the back section of the Rose Hill Cemetery. Take the right drive and follow all the way to back section. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsboro IN 47949, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veedersburg (approx. 4.8 miles away); Boyhood Home of Daniel W. Voorhees
World War II - Side image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
2. World War II - Side
(approx. 5 miles away); Van Buren Township, Bonebrake Corner (approx. 5 miles away); Old Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away); William Bratton (approx. 5.4 miles away); Nineteenth Century Functional Commercial Building (approx. 5.6 miles away); Veedersburg - VanBuren Township War Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); Veedersburg Memorial Park (approx. 5.6 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Hillsboro Indiana War Memorial
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPeaceWar, World IWar, World II
 
Third Side - Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
3. Third Side - Plaque
Hillsboro Service Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
4. Hillsboro Service Memorial Marker
Drive View of Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
5. Drive View of Service Marker
Rose Hill Cemetery - Entry image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, May 24, 2008
6. Rose Hill Cemetery - Entry
 
 
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