Near Johnson Creek in Jefferson County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
In Service to Their Country
Civil War (1861-1865) - 91,379 - 12,216
Spanish-American War (1898-1899) - 5,469 - 134
Mexican Border Service (1916) - 4,168 - 0
World War I (1917-1918) - 122,215 - 3,932
World War II (1941-1945) - 332,200 - 7,980
Korean War (1950-1953) - 132,000 - 801
Vietnam War (1958-1975) - 165,400 - 1,238
Lebanon and Grenada (1982-1983) - 400 - 4
Panama (1989-1990) - 520 - 1
Persian Gulf (1990-1992)
Erected 1992 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 313.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1848.
Location. 43° 5.231′ N, 88° 49.408′ W. Marker is near Johnson Creek, Wisconsin, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Interstate 94, 3˝ miles west of Wisconsin Highway 26, on the right when traveling west. Rest Area No. 14, westbound I-94, Jefferson County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Johnson Creek WI 53038, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 94th Combat Infantry Division (a few steps from this marker); Wisconsin Prairies (a few steps from this marker); Princess Burial Mound (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mamre Moravian Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Anne Pickett (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pioneer Aztalan (approx. 2.2 miles away); Agriculture and Gathering (approx. 2.3 miles away); Site Map of the Prehistoric Village of Aztalan (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnson Creek.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 24, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 735 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.