Hobart in Lake County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Hobart (Indiana) Patriotic Honor Rolls
— The Spirit of the American Doughboy —
•• (- - - - - US - - - - -) ••
1917 - 1918 •• (American Legion) •• 1941 - 1945
In loving memory of our War Dead
( Row One )
World War I
Edward A. Abel • Harold C. Goodrich • Edward C. Kostbade • Harold Maybaum • Arthur E. Wischman
World War II
Robert W. Ahlgrim • Lawrence L. Badkey • Elmer Ballantyne
( Row Two - W.W. II )
George W. Bond, Jr. • Robert J. Bonner • Robert Cherock • Floyd Faulkner • Robert Ferguson • Thomas Flatt • Edward L. Fowble • Joseph Harney • John H. Heims, Jr. • Leonard Hellstrom • Max Hindman • Wayne Kaska • Jerry Killigrew
( Row Three - W.W. II )
Ralph Knight • Charles Koeppen • Frank Leach • Wilfred I. Lewis • Louis R. Lindsey • Clifford McElwee • Michael F. Murray • Howard Parker, Jr. • Roper R. Peddicord • Ivor V. Powell • Laurel E. Prosser • Laurel E. Prosser • Everett J. Riley • William R. Sablotny
( Row Four - W.W. II )
William Shryock • Emil Siewert, Jr. • Raymond
May They Rest in Peace
Hobart Post 54 - American legion
( Lower Plaque - Front of Monument )
Perpetual care of
flags provided by:
Rees Funeral Home
( Plaque - Left Side of Monument )
The responsibility for freedom falls on all free men
( Row One )
1950 - 1955
Perry A. Anderson • Charles L. Bush • William Edward Crago • Raymond A. Decker • Robert L. Emery • Robert Lee Green • Leonard E. Hayworth • Donald Brinton Koenig • Paul George Leathurby • Vernon Berhard Rich
( Row Two )
1964 - 1975
R. A. Backemeyer • Clifford C. Barnett • William D. Beeson • Thomas M. Blystone • Junior R. Burns • Ramon P. Cancel • Fred W. Carpenter • William B. Cawley, Jr. • R. H. Corley • Gary W. Cox • Larry D. Draves • Donald E. Erwin • Richard W. Ford • Thomas W. Johnson • John W. Lake • William G. Lute • Joel W. Mock • Gary W. Chapman • Leroy J. Breitsprecher
( Row Three )
Stephen J. Mullet • James T. Ralph • Ralf I. Saunders • Gerald L. Schwuchow • R. L. Snyder • Charles H. Stanley • Gary L. Stevens • Kenneth
Dedicated - - July 4, 1984
( Plaque - Right Side of Memorial )
Dedicated To The Global War on Terrorism
Gregory P. Sanders
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. 41° 31.642′ N, 87° 15.128′ W. Marker is in Hobart, Indiana, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Street and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Lincoln Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hobart IN 46342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willow Creek Confrontation (approx. 5½ miles away); Great Sauk (Sac) Trail (approx. 5.7 miles away); Stewart Settlement House (approx. 6 miles away); Froebel School (approx. 6.3 miles away); First Physician (approx. 6.9 miles away); Ogden Dunes Ski Jump (approx. 7.3 miles away); St. John's Lutheran Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); W.W.II Triangle Memorial (approx. 9.3 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Hobart, In., Doughboy Statue::. This website also contains information on all known Viquesney Doughboys (there are about 140 of them throughout the U.S.); however the link refers only to the one at Hobart, IN. (Submitted on June 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. "The History Behind the Doughboy" ::. (Courtesy:: Karen Gardnerl in Emmitsburg, Maryland, Area Historical Society publication.) Originally published in 1991 this link gives a good history and other links - well worth the search and read. (Submitted on June 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,083 times since then and 91 times this year. Last updated on January 13, 2013, by Kenneth T. Bernoska of Valparaiso, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on June 16, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 13. submitted on January 14, 2012. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.