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Universal World War II Honor Roll

 
 
Full View - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
1. Full View - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker
Inscription.  (Front of Memorial)
In Appreciation of Everyone from this Community who served during World War II

( Row One )

Billy Samson ▫ Albert Koma ▫ Jack Lewis ▫ John Hardie ▫ Jesse Allen ▫ Thomas Strong ▫ Fred Vanzo ▫ Ervin Ambro ▫ Joe Sandor ▫ Steve Soltis ▫ Tony Sem ▫ Billie Bybee ▫ Robert Cole ▫ Paul Wright ▫ Charles McVay ▫ David Samson ▫ Leo Ciucci ▫ Herbert Hedges ▫ Alex Corado ▫ Rice Graham ▫ Daniel Brkljach ▫ Willard Newland ▫ Louis Castagnoli ▫ Howard Bumgardner

( Row Two )

Ernest Marketto ▫ Mele Macak ▫ Robert Reed ▫ Otto Ash ▫ David Johns ▫ Cleo Turchi ▫ Robert Fitak ▫ Don Wright ▫ Albert Cook ▫ Doyne Inman ▫ Benson City ▫ Jack Spurr ▫ Roy Vanzo ▫ Roland Brann ▫ James Lewis ▫ Phillip Foltz ▫ William Wilds ▫ James Simm ▫ John Ambro ▫ Edgar Brann ▫ John Wilds ▫ Jack Granger ▫ Forrest Wilson ▫ William Wheeler
Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
2. Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker


( Row Three )

Carl Spurr ▫ Edward Griffith ▫ George Soltis ▫ August Vanzo ▫ Robert Searing ▫ James McDowell ▫ Richard Mooney ▫ Donald Samson ▫ Maynard White ▫ William Moreski ▫ Thomas Graham ▫ Robert Foltz ▫ Charles Corado ▫ Roy Newland ▫ Charles Higgins ▫ Russell Bybee ▫ Owen Hamilton ▫ Raymond Hedges ▫ Doyle Jones ▫ Robert Cirey ▫ Frank Guglielmetti ▫ James Lloyd ▫ Gidio Reginato ▫ Thomas Kairns

( Row Four )

Nick Blazovich ▫ Tony Kodrich ▫ John Solomon ▫ Thomas Dalton ▫ Joseph Brazzale ▫ Richard Brann ▫ Robert Lewis ▫ John Kairns ▫ Guy Lukich ▫ George Ambro ▫ Andrew Sandor ▫ William Rush ▫ George Padish ▫ Sam Boganovich ▫ Fernando Bozzani ▫ Armondo Scioldo ▫ William Searing ▫ Battista Lorenzini ▫ Keith Maxwell ▫ Clarence White ▫ John Bumgardner ▫ Robert Householder ▫ Giles Spurr ▫ John Ellis

( Row Five )

Clifford Phillips ▫ Harry Wallace ▫ Nick Grovich ▫ Roy Searing ▫ Charles Thomas ▫ John Miller ▫ Wayne Karanovich ▫ Hobert Dowdy ▫ Joseph Turchi ▫ Harold Taylor ▫ Kenneth McCullough
Obverse Side - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
3. Obverse Side - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker
▫ Eugene Judy ▫ Roy McConnaughey ▫ C. F. Gutierres ▫ Glen Wilson ▫ Marco Brazzale ▫ Joe Verhonik ▫ William Brann ▫ Edward Hardie ▫ William Kairns ▫ Gordon Updike ▫ Paul Virostko ▫ Dean Griffith ▫ Dushie Kenezevich

( Row Six )

Domenic Giacoletto ▫ Andrew Padish ▫ Jerry Spurr ▫ Raymond Ellis ▫ Harley Adams ▫ Russel Martin ▫ Thomas Makosky ▫ Edward Searing ▫ Clarence Mooney ▫ Bryan Maxwell ▫ Tony Davitto ▫ Desire Waltigny ▫ Arthur Thomas ▫ James Phillips ▫ Gabor Takat ▫ Joe Grovich ▫ John Blazovich ▫ Frank Restagno ▫ Mele Pilipovich ▫ James Lucarelli ▫ Buddy Vanzo ▫ Mike Kenezevich ▫ Milan Pilipovich ▫ Howard Shew

( Row Seven )

Frank Vanzo ▫ Harry Kincaid ▫ George Pilipovich ▫ Amato Turchi ▫ Lawrence Lucarelli ▫ Victor Rejmijo ▫ Russell Lawson ▫ Kenneth Kelly ▫ Anthony Troskey ▫ Francis Troskey

Navy Nurse - - Victoria Troskey

WAVES - - Elizabeth Troskey ▫ Josephine Povlin

WAC - - Gladys Foltz ▫ Lucy Marketto

Killed - - Ray Bybee ▫ Frank Sem ▫ Gilbert Thomas ▫
Other View - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
4. Other View - - Universal World War II Honor Roll Marker
Homer Hedges

( Obverse Side )

This Memorial is a Gift of the Troskey Family

May 2011

 
Erected 2011 by The Troskey Family.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 39° 37.333′ N, 87° 27.134′ W. Marker is in Universal, Indiana, in Vermillion County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Wood Avenue and Bunsen Street, on the right when traveling west on East Wood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Universal IN 47884, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Soldiers Buried at Clinton Indiana (approx. 4.2 miles away); All Veterans Memorial (approx. 4˝ miles away); Veterans of All Wars (approx. 6.2 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.4 miles away); Site of First Providence Convent (approx. 7.8 miles away); Saint Theodora Guerin (approx. 7.9 miles away); 1812 - - Fort Harrison - - 1912 (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Unknown Embattled Defenders of Fort Harrison (approx. 8.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Dedication (Courtesy:: "Tribune-Star" May 28, 2011) ::. (Submitted on August 15, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Frank Troskey - - Dedication of Universal Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Purdue - "Connections Now" July 14, 2011
5. Frank Troskey - - Dedication of Universal Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,627 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 15, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.
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