Elkhart in Elkhart County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Trooper Richard T. Gaston, PE# 6679
1 December 1969
Killed in the line of duty
on the Indiana Toll Road
St. Joseph County
4 March 1999
Served the Indiana State Police
13 December 1998 to 4 March 1999
Location. 41° 43.988′ N, 86° 0.289′ W. Marker is in Elkhart, Indiana, in Elkhart County. Marker can be reached from Indiana Toll Road (Interstate 80), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkhart IN 46514, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The History of Boot Lake (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ambrose G. Bierce (approx. 3 miles away); Havilah Beardsley (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Havilah Beardsley House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Main St. Memorial Bridge (approx. 3.2 miles away); Ruthmere (approx. 3.2 miles away); Development of Diagnostic Test Strips (approx. 3.2 miles away); Village of Pulaski (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elkhart.
Also see . . . Details about Trooper Richard Gaston. Officer Down Memorial Page. (Submitted on September 13, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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