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Near Matthews in Grant County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Matthews Veterans Memorial

 
 
Matthews Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 15, 2019
1. Matthews Veterans Memorial
full view of obelisk
Inscription.  
In honor of
the citizens
of Matthews
& community
who served
in the armed
forces of
their country

They served
without thought
of self, that
the principles
of liberty,
justice and
equality might
prevail for
all mankind

World War II
1941 - 1945

This memorial
is erected
by a grateful
community

Erected in memory
of our boys of
1918

[Names not listed]
 
Erected by Matthews & Community.
 
Location. 40° 23.323′ N, 85° 29.268′ W. Marker is near Matthews, Indiana, in Grant County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 4th Street and Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 4th Street, Matthews IN 46957, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lt. Col. Thomas W. (Bill) Boles (here, next to this marker); Covered Bridge (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Covered Bridge
Matthews Veterans Memorial as seen from the street image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 15, 2019
2. Matthews Veterans Memorial as seen from the street
(about 800 feet away); Cumberland Covered Bridge (about 800 feet away); Elizabethtown (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Village of Trask (approx. 3 miles away); Snagtown ~ New Corner (approx. 5.2 miles away); Patriotic Sacrifice Forever Remembered (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Matthews.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
Cannon that is adjacent to the obelisk image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 15, 2019
3. Cannon that is adjacent to the obelisk
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 30, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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