Portland in Jay County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Jay County W.W. I and W.W. II Honor Roll
the Supreme Sacrifice
in World War I and II
Robert Guy Ayers
( American Legion - Crest )
( Row One )
Ralph Burgess ∙ Arthur Hunt ∙ Fred Barr ∙ Lowell Butcher ∙ Noah Renner ∙ Albert Lindlay ∙ Merrel Ford ∙ Harry Gray ∙ David Whipple ∙ Claude Flahie ∙ John Layman ∙ Russel Tucker ∙ Otis Thompson ∙ Guy Ayers ∙ James Garringer ∙ Roy L. Gray ∙ Ralph V. Williamson ∙ Kenneth R. Beason ∙ Herbert Bubp ∙ Melville Bryan ∙ Arthur M. Bryan ∙ Darious Borton ∙ Farrell T. Blankenbaker ∙ James W. Bradley ∙ Clyde P. Brunson ∙ Amos V. Brosher ∙ William Curts ∙ Walter Bond, Jr.
( Row Two )
Milo Ludy ∙ John Frost ∙ Otis Kelley ∙ Lee B. Jones ∙ Robert C. Hare ∙ Henry C. Hatch, Jr. ∙ Charles L. Hathaway ∙ William E. Hildreth
( Row Three )
Max Myers ∙ Paul E. May ∙ George Neil ∙ Robert Swank ∙ Henry Ramsey ∙ Everett Glendenning ∙ Richard Grafmiller ∙ John W. Gardner ∙ Frank Gaunt ∙ Chauncey M. Nixon ∙ Robert H. Frederick ∙ Ernest Norris ∙ Hubert Priest ∙ Adolph L. Rigby ∙ Donald Smiley ∙ Lyle P. Shifflet ∙ Charles Slack, Jr. ∙ Melvin Shauver, Jr. ∙ William F. Shepherd ∙ Loren E. Smith ∙ Edwin E. Stanton ∙ Ora E. Strait ∙ Louis A. Sommers
( Row Four )
Jacob Clough ∙ Herbert Dailey ∙ John Denton ∙ Chester Derringer ∙ Victor W. Wise ∙ Harden Farling ∙ Gerald W. Foltz ∙ Orville Franks ∙ Richard Farber ∙ Robert C. Norton ∙ William E. Williams ∙ Raymond O. Haines ∙ Lowell Golder ∙ Virgil Robinette ∙ Daniel Runyon ∙ George A. Yeager ∙ Wallace Smith ∙ Roy L. Whiteman
Erected 1948 by Robert Guy Ayers American Legion Post # 211.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 40° 26.049′ N, 84° 58.803′ W. Marker is in Portland, Indiana, in Jay County. Marker is on West Walnut Street west of North Commercial Street, on the left when traveling west. Located on the North/West lawn of the American Legion Post in Portland, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 West Walnut Street, Portland IN 47371, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major General John P. C. Shanks (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jay County Veterans Honor Roll (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Boundary Line (approx. 8.1 miles away); Golder Pottkotter Post Veterans Memorial (approx. 9½ miles away in Ohio); Spring Hill Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 9.7 miles away in Ohio); West Grove (approx. 9.8 miles away); Green Mound Cemetery Veterans Memorial American Indian Strategy: Use of the Landscape (approx. 10.4 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portland.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 26, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,044 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on April 26, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.