Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Purple Heart
—Honor and Memory of All Veterans —
( Emblem - - “The Purple Heart” )
Dedicated to those who have
received or will receive our
Nations Oldest Decoration
the Purple Heart
In honor and memory of all veterans
who served and died for Freedom.
Let them not be forgotten for they
have shown the World
that Freedom is never Free.
( Emblems - - U. S. Branches of the Military )
Location. 39° 25.539′ N, 85° 0.657′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on Franklin Avenue north of East 10th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the front lawn of the 'Franklin County School Administration' building. Marker is in this post office area: Brookville IN 47012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brookville College (within shouting distance of this marker); James Brown Ray (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Brookville Church and Cemetery (about Brookville's Carnegie Library (about 600 feet away); Brookville's Grandstand (about 700 feet away); Goodwin Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brookville Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Courthouse Square (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookville.
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 969 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.