Richmond in Wayne County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wayne Township World War II Memorial
A living memorial dedicated in commemoration of those who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II from Wayne Township
In grateful tribute to all men and women of this area who have or will serve in defense of our country
Rededicated by Veterans Council May 1981
Location. 39° 49.762′ N, 84° 53.731′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Indiana, in Wayne County. Memorial is at the intersection of 5th Street and Main Street (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling south on 5th Street. Memorial is on the Freedom Fountain Plaza, about 150 feet SSW of city hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond IN 47374, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Freedom Fountain (a few steps from this marker); 1968 Downtown Richmond Explosion (within shouting distance of this marker); Richmond Police Department Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mendenhall-Clay Debate/Confrontation Sailor Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bishop William Paul Quinn (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Categories. • War, World II •
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