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Near New Castle in Henry County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Henry County War Memorial

 
 
Center Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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1. Center Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
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Inscription.  
( Center Section )
To honor the men and the women of Henry County who bravely fought in the Great Wars and to the heroes who gave their lives on Land, on the Sea and in the Sky that mankind might live in freedom. We humbly dedicate this Memorial the Eleventh Day of November, 1972

( Left Section )
* * * Patriotic * * * Sacrifice * * *
( Row One )
* * World War I * *
Bertram Buchanan • Carl E. Buck • Gerald H. Carpenter • James A. Caudle • Robert Collins • Orville Cook • Clarence M. Crull • Henry C. Dunbar • Benjamin L. Englerth • Earl Frazier • Clyde J. Hart • Sidney Holland • Alva C. Hollis • William R. Lee • Gerald Maddy • Charles Mundell • Charles Mundy • Orlie K. McDaniel • James L. Payne • Samuel B. Peacock • Eugene R. Pence • Carl F. Ross • Howard R. Smith • Thomas V. Thomas • Alva A. Wilson

[ Row Two ]
* * World War II * *
Emory Alexander • Guy V. Amburgey • Freeman Ayres • Jack W. Barber • Roy L. Barnes • Gordon Barratt • Carl E. Bell • Carl Beeson • Vaughn Bowers • Charles T. Brown • Clifford Brown • Gerald H. Burk • Charles A. Burns • Raymond M. Byrd
Left Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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2. Left Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
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• Charles O. Byrket • James D. Capshaw • William E. Carmack • Paul T. Carter • Joseph E. Chandler • Alonzo Clark • Hurlan R. Clark • Fay L. Cleek • Sherman L. Collins • Lawrence R. Corum • Glenn R. Cowan

( Row Three )
* * World War II * *
Charles Cranor, Jr. • Ralph Darling • Robert Eachus • James R. Eckrote • Robert Erickson • Flossie D. Flannery • Arthur D. Ford • Willard G. Gibson • Charles F. Glynn • Keith Goar • Douglas H. Gorman • William Grady • Owen Griffin • Orran A. Grubbs • Kennith Gwinn • Francis Leon Hannon • Forrest R. Hayden • Fred Haynes • Roy A. Haynes • Ward Hicks • Virgil M. Hoover • Charles D. Horn • Harry R. Horn • Warren G. Hornaday • Elizabeth Howren

( Row Four )
* * World War II * *
Robert E. Hubbard • Edward C. Jones • Howard Jones • K. B. Jones • Thomas Joyce • Emil Judd • Milton T. Kellum • Cecil B. Kendricks • James Kennedy • Earl Kindley • Max Leisure • Millis Leisure • Leroy Lewis • Charles Loer • Glenn G. Manning • Charles Merchant • Gene M. Millikan • Wayne Stevens

( Right Section )
* * * Forever * * * Remembered * * *
( Row One )
* * World War II * *
Herbert McMillan • Emmitt L. Neal • Willie Nickols • Clifton S. Pedigo • Donald Personette • Elmer M. Pfenniger • Robert Pitts, Jr. • Willard C. Porter • Raymond K. Purvis • William E. Rector •
Right Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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3. Right Section - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Irdle J. Reece • Elmo Reese • William E. Ridgeway • Anthel Rigney • George L. Roach • Roy Ruddell • Louis B. Beal • Ralph Street

[ Row Two ]
* * World War II * *
Richard D. Rutherford • Elmer C. Sidwell • Ralph Skaggs • Emmett Solomon • Albert A. Smith • Andrew F. Smith • Earl Spears • James Spitler • Edwin W. Stopp • Otto K. Stephens • James E. Stiers • Dudley Strickler • James E. Stubbs • Francis E. Sumwalt • Randall W. Taylor • Charles M. Thornburg • Clarence Tungate • Frank H. Vance • Claude Van Zant, Jr. • Ralph Veach • Charles Vinson • Sidney E. Vergne • Leo E. Walsh • Raymond Wiley, Jr. • Warren Younce • Arvid P. Zetterberg

( Row Three )
* * Korea * *
Ralph Edward Bailey • Richard Baldock, Jr. • Harold R. Bravard • Thomas Roy Caylor • Ernest W. Cox • Richard L. Davis • James L. Gilliam • Richard John Gorman • Richard Kissick • Cecil Howard Marcum • Richard E. Millis • Lloyd Eugene Morgan • Richard L. Nicholson • Robert Eugene Redding • James Abner Surber • John E. Thurman • Robert Lee White • Dillard C. Wyatt • Robert L. Bertram • David Mark • John R. Poynter, Jr. • Carl E. Smith

( Row Four )
* * Vietnam * *
Charles Everott Crandall • Larry Wayne Darling • Ronald Davis • Tommy Ray Eaton • William Aaron Harter • Timothy Lee Hayes • Dennis Ray Hinton • Thomas Eugene Holloway • David Claud Jasper •
Full View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Full View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Kenneth Bruce Kendall • John A. Keesling • Jimmie Lee Minks • James B. Powell • George Michael Sloan • Fredrick Smith • Bradford Trout • Michael R. White • Stephen Mark White • Timothy H. Lacy
 
Erected 1972.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 56.774′ N, 85° 23.097′ W. Marker is near New Castle, Indiana, in Henry County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Memorial Drive and Second Entrance to Memorial Park, on the left when traveling north on North Memorial Drive. At the second entrance (just north of County Road 100 N) to "Memorial Park" pull into the park to the west and park at the first "pull-over parking". You can see the marker - and you will have an enjoyable walk to it. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle IN 47362, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilbur Wright Aeronaut and Pioneer (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Co. I 152nd Inf. 38th Div. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Co. G 152nd Inf. 38th Div. (approx. 0.2 miles away); USS Hyman DD732 (approx. 0.3 miles away); W. W. I War Memorial - Henry County Indiana (approx. 0.4 miles
Wide View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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5. Wide View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
away); Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dedicated to the Henry County Veterans (approx. 1.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial - Henry County Indiana (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
Early Sun-Rise - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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6. Early Sun-Rise - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Long View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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7. Long View - - Henry County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Field Gun made in 1890 image. Click for full size.
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8. Field Gun made in 1890
Behind the "Memorial Park" Office on a hill you can also see the 1890 Field Gun.
Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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9. Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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10. Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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11. Other Markings on the 1890 Field Gun
Front View - - 1890 Field Gun image. Click for full size.
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12. Front View - - 1890 Field Gun
1890 Field Gun overlooks a Fishing Lake in 'Memorial Park' . . . image. Click for full size.
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13. 1890 Field Gun overlooks a Fishing Lake in 'Memorial Park' . . .
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,681 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on June 21, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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