Bedford in Lawrence County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lawrence County World War II Honor Roll
Defenders of Freedom
for God and Country
This votive tablet is dedicated to the honor of the men of Lawrence County, Indiana who answered the call of our Country in World War II and who died that you and I might live.
1941 —– 1945
( Row One )
Roscoe D. Adamson Harold R. Allen James B. Ambler Cecil P. Asbury Claudie Bailey Carl R. Baker Curtis Barger Amos R. Beavers Wayne Beechler John M. Blackburn Marion F. Blackwell Francis L. Bough George Brown Paul T. Brown Dwight F. Byers Paul W. Byers Sylvester Catozz Glenn L. Chastain James E. Cobb Orville Connerley David Daugherty
( Row Two )
William F. Davidson Marvin R. Davis Ralph Doane, Jr. Cube C. Dowling Glenn F. Duncan Virgil H. Eagan Raymond R. Easton Robert G. Easton Wesley V. Emery Wilbur E. Evans Raymond V. Farmer Charles F. Ferguson Eathel I. Fish Forrest K. Flinn Spencer F. Flynn Opal Franklin Dale R. Freeman Hartwell F. Fultz Clyde Gabbert Robert E. Gardner Paul George
( Row Three )
John P. Gennett Charles Glimpse Wilbert E. Goldsby Lowell Goodin Charles T. Graves Marvin W. Grogan Loren W. Hancock Debert Hensley Durard
( Row Four )
Esco King Rayond M. King Warren C. Kopp Charles A. Kunkel Forrest A. Lake Harry Lee, Jr. James E. Long Ermal R. Lynn Harold W. McCain William P. McCann Guy A. McClung Buford McDonald Orvil Madden, Jr. Roy K. Malott Lonial J. Martin Raymond Mascid Gerald N. Megnin Warren Midkiff Lester Miller Sylvester Mitchell Glen Moffitt
( Row Five )
John O. Moore, Jr. Richard A. Mowery William A. Norman Robert D. Owens William F. Owens Lloyd E. Parish Charles E. Phillips James Pitts James M. Prior Leland C. Quillen Hubert O. Rainey Paul Rayhill Leslie H. Robbins Daniel L. Roberts Francis E. Robertson John F. Root Robert R. Roubadeaux Harrison E. Sanders Warren R. Sears Donald W. Sego Wilbert Slaughter
( Row Six )
Chester R. Smith Robert U. Smith James E. Sproles John W. Stigall John F. Stotts Rawleigh Talbott Harold J. Terrell Jesse L. Thomas James T. Thompson Marvin D. Timms William L. Torphy George E. Trogdon Adolph Turpen Charles H. Waldron Wendell White Robert E. Willis
At the call of duty they did not falter and in the hour of death they knew no fear.
Erected 1950 by Lawrence County Memorial Chapter Gold Star Mothers.
Location. 38° 51.695′ N, 86° 29.017′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Indiana, in Lawrence County. Marker is on J Street south of 15th Street (U.S. 50), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the West lawn of the Lawrence County Courthouse in Bedford, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Bedford IN 47421, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lawrence County Korean Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Lawrence County Vietnam Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); The Cornerstone of Freedom (here, next to this marker); Indiana Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Wars (a few steps from this marker); Lawrence County Soldiers Sailors and Pioneers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lawrence Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Bedford Branch of the State Bank of Indiana Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,115 times since then and 66 times this year. Last updated on October 17, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 15, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.