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Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial

 
 
Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
1. Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.  
Forever Honoring
the Sons and Daughters
of Rush County who
Served in the Armed Forces
and dedicated to those who
gave their lives in Defense
of their Country

 
Erected 1981 by Veterans & Citizens of Rush County, V.R.W. No. 1541, American legion No 150.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 36.483′ N, 85° 26.676′ W. Marker is in Rushville, Indiana, in Rush County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 3 and 2nd Street (U.S. 52), on the right when traveling north on State Road 3. located on the North/West cornor of Rush County Courthouse lawn in Rushville, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rushville IN 46173, 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. Rushville National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Wendell L. Willkie, 1892 - 1944 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. William B. Laughlin (within shouting distance of this marker);
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09.11.2001 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 0.7 miles away); American Revolution (approx. 1.1 miles away); World War II (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rushville.
 
Wide View - - Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
2. Wide View - - Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Long View - - Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
3. Long View - - Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial Marker
Rush County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
4. Rush County Courthouse
Marker can be seen (after clicking) at the extreme lower right.
Field Gun image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
5. Field Gun
A short walk to the South/East corner of the courthouse lawn to see this field gun.
Profile View - - Field Gun image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
6. Profile View - - Field Gun
The fieldpiece is a 6 inch Howitzer, M1908, the standard American heavy howitzer before World War I.
South / East Corner - - Rush County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
7. South / East Corner - - Rush County Courthouse
Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, April 29, 2023
8. Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2023. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,318 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   8. submitted on May 5, 2023, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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