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Centreville in Saint Joseph County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

St. Joseph County Veterans Memorial


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By Duane Hall, April 12, 2014
1. St. Joseph County Veterans Memorial

As They Died to Make Mankind Free,
Let Us Live to Complete the Task

Veterans of World War I
Austin, Harold Darwin • Baer, Clyde Cicero • Becker, Gustav G. • Behan, William J. • Blood, Robert B. • Brown, Arthur Floyd • Cole, Harold J. • Cross, Fred • Delehant, Leslie, E. • Eberhard, Glen M. • Estes, Simon • Haas, Eugene • Hice, Louis Krum • Hall, Earle Laverne • Hull, Levi Welch • Johnson, Raymond Warren • Klopfenstein, John • Krull, Rueben • McKenzie, Earl • Milner, George Edward • Mowery, Clyde Leroy • Mowery, Vera • Myers, Harold Allen • Neuman, Harry • Oldorf, Freeman John • Parker, Henry L.

Veterans of World War I
Pulver, Underwood E. • Rexford, Harry • Robbins, Ralph • Rose, Floyd H. • Schrader, John • Smittendorf, Eugene D. • Soule, George Ebenezer • Stears, Arthur • Stenberg, Lyall • Swartz, Robert Edward • Symons, Donald A. Elmarion • Vanfleet, Frank • Vanselous, Emery William • Welty, Russell W. • Wenzel, Byron Walter • West, George Otis • White, Marshall G. • Wood, Clark • Wood, William Henry

Veterans of World War II
Affhalter, George F. • Avery, Otis J. • Blossom, James • Blue, Robert • Boerman, Chester • Boeschenstein, A.C. • Bonebright, Jerold Ed • Bonfiglio, Louis J. • Bowen, Lawrence R. • Bowman, James K. • Bupp, Kenneth R. • Burdick,
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By Duane Hall, April 12, 2014
2. St. Joseph County Veterans Memorial
Base and tablets on memorial
Lyle Edward • Cekander, Jacob • Chapla, Robert W. • Comer, Robert G. • Cook, Leonard L. • Craven, Gerald C. • Creager, Ralph E. • Culp, Gordon B. • Davis, Andrew, Jr. • Dickinson, Richard A. • Dillen, Harold W. • Dorian, John E. • Draime, Earl W. • Friend, Earl, Jr. • Frisch, Rudolph • Frye, Howard G. • Gearhart, Arden G. • Gowker, Arthur R. • Grisamer, George • Hafer, Robert S. • Hasbrouck, John D. • Hay, Richard J. • Hoffine, Harry O. • Hudson, William O. • Hutton, James • Jackson, Warren F. • Johns, Robert L. • Jonker, Eugene C. • Keesler, Donald • Kelly, John • Keyes, Dale W. • Kline, John S. • Koontz, Robert • Koschnitzky, Frank R. • Kroll, Leroy E. • Krueger, William M. • Lantz, Claud W. • Linquist, Donald W. • Lockard, Eugene J. • Lund, Rudolph Clarence • Maittiotti, Henry J. • Marshall, Charles • Maxwell, Lewis F.

Veterans of World War II
McCarthy, James J. • McMaken, David J. • McNeal, Gordon Forest • Melchi, Eugene H. • Middleton, Willis R. • Miller, Earl E. • Miller, Walter Raymond • Milliman, Harold L. • Mitchell, Alvin • Mohney, Clinton F. • Murray, Harry L. • Newport, Walter N. • Nichols, Eugene E. • Park, Forrest B. • Pierce, Wilbur Jay • Pierson, Norman Eugene • Pixley, Foster L. • Planeto, John G. • Poling, Willis • Powers Joe Oneil • Preston, Max R. • Raudman, Harry H. • Reed, Richard H., Jr. • Richcreek, Lloyd R. • Riggs, Merlin W. • Ripple,
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By Duane Hall, April 12, 2014
3. St. Joseph County Veterans Memorial
View to the west
Howard • Rogers, Bert S. • Ryan, William Herbert • Schultz, John E. • Selby, Ralph W., Jr. • Selby, Robert B. • Shew, Vaughn B. • Shirley, Cecil • Shisley, Charles E. • Shively, Benjamin Franklin • Shutes, Frederick W. • Shutes, Howard I. • Simmers, Calvin C. • Simone, Thomas S. • Sites, Dale H. • Smart, Laverne L. • Snow, Thomas E. • Snyder, Francis G. • Spencer, Jack B. • Stone, Dale Eugene • Swihart, Charles • Tricker, Jack L. • Turner, Guy C. • Turner, Karl H. • White, George V. • Wray, Albert S.

Veterans of the Korean War
Golden, William E. • Hackenburg, James E. • Herman, Marshal • Reed, Paul D.

Veterans of Other Wars
Morris, Brian L. – Iraq 2005 • Edds, Jonathan W. – Iraq 2007 • Rodgers, Kristopher D. – Afghanistan 2008

Veterans of the Vietnam Conflict
Baker, Ruston Lee • Bennett, Kenneth Devon • Brady, Joseph James • Bryan, Robert Lamarr • Butler, Dennis Lee • Crossman, Gregory John • Cunningham, Jerry Max • Hilyard, James Harold • James, Donald, Jr. • Knox, Irville J. • Lamb, Elwin Jay • Large, Bruce Edward • Ruple, Homer Alfred, Jr. • Smith, Andre Pedro
Erected 1999.
Location. 41° 55.407′ N, 85° 31.673′ W. Marker is in Centreville, Michigan, in Saint Joseph
Northwest Elevations of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 12, 2014
4. Northwest Elevations of Memorial
St. Joseph County Courthouse in background
County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Main Street (State Highway 86) and S. Clark Street, on the right when traveling east on W. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in the northwest corner of the St. Joseph County Courthouse lawn. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 W. Main St, Centreville MI 49032, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Joseph County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); One Hundredth Anniversary of Centreville (within shouting distance of this marker); Leverett and Amanda Clapp House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Centreville Civil War Monument (approx. half a mile away); Stewart House (approx. 2 miles away); Langley Covered Bridge (approx. 3 miles away); Culbertson Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away); Three Rivers Soldiers Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centreville.
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
Southeast Elevations of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 12, 2014
5. Southeast Elevations of Memorial
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 14, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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