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Tecumseh in Lenawee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

War Memorials

 
 
World War II Memorial (Plaque 1) image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
1. World War II Memorial (Plaque 1)
Inscription.  Plaque 1:
"We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain"
    Abraham Lincoln

Edward Brazee 1934
Orville Gove 1931
Jack Hammel 1939
Nelson Hoekstra 1939
James O'Neil 1942
Gale Taylor 1943
Lester Wahl 1938
Donald White 1937
Charles Wilson 1933
To honor alumnae who gave their lives in World War II

Plaque 2:
In Memoriam U.S.S.Maine

Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine

Plaque 3:
In memory of all U.S.W.V.
1898   1902

Plaque 4:
Dedicated to the area residents who served and gave their lives
World War II 1941-1945

Korean War 1950-1953
 
Erected 1946 by "Senior Echos" Staff.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, World II.
 
Location. 42° 0.7′ N, 83° 57.033′ W. Marker is in Tecumseh

Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
2. Spanish American War Memorial
, Michigan, in Lenawee County. Memorial can be reached from Brown Street 0.1 miles from Chippewa Street. Located in Brookside Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 N Union St, Tecumseh MI 49286, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Maine Memorial (here, next to this marker); Tecumseh World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); War On Global Terrorism Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Soldiers' Monument (about 300 feet away); First Area In Lenawee County With A Civil War Monument (about 300 feet away); Location of First House in Lenawee County (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tecumseh.
 
Spanish American War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
3. Spanish American War Memorial
World War II/Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
4. World War II/Korean War Memorial
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
5. War Memorial
Cemetery entrance image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 8, 2019
6. Cemetery entrance
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 35 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 26, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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