“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Indianola in Vermilion County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Veterans Honor Roll

Veterans Honor Roll - - Indianola, Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, September 10, 2008
1. Veterans Honor Roll - - Indianola, Illinois Marker
The Indianola "Water Stand Pipe" is immediately behind the War Memorial and provides it shade during part of the day. Viewed also is the Indianola Public Park.

Far Left Case:

World War I
Earl Baum Dewey Taylor Raymond Cope Charles R. Wooden Chester Staley Dale Knight Gilbert Jordan Louis Mosier Victor Mingee Walter McNesse

Joe Q. Taylor Richard Block James Switzer Ernest S. Taylor Sherman Shively William Willming Russell Baldwin Clyde Davenport Harold Hensold Glady Mosier

Rugus Rice * Lester Hill Howard H. Taylor Everett Tuggle Joseph A. Thomas Ralph Barnett Otis E. Myers Edward Grubb Joseph Larrance

Kirk L. Page Harry Vance Larkin Tuggle William T. Rice William Sandlin Earl K. Barnett Everett Johnson Oscar Moreland Silas H. Dickson

Ira Lewis Charles Bradfield Clarence H. Baird Charles E. Larrance Ralph Vanneman James Fielder John Larrance Lee Cunningham Erisha Browning

Hiram Lewis Larrance Baldwin Eldwin Alldrige Cecil W. (Pete) Larrance William H. Werley Ralph Baird Everett C. Jackson Charles Mingee Homer C. Larrance

Middle Case
World War II
Alva White Otis Allison Herbert Baird Raymond Bennett Rudolph Cope Marshall Gibbs Russell Hoskins Carl McNeese, Sr. Paul Owens Mildred Snyder Lester Taylor Glenn Williams

Looking East as you Enter Indianola - - Water "Stand Pipe" image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, September 10, 2008
2. Looking East as you Enter Indianola - - Water "Stand Pipe"
A water "Stand Pipe" is the same as a Water Tower. Water is pumped from its source (wells, etc) into the top of the water tower -or- stand pipe. From there a large pipe at the bottom then distributes water to all the homes and businesses.
Swank Stanley Allison Wayne Baird Everett Block William Crandell Mildred Griffith William Hurst Kenneth McNeese Tommy Owens Laverl Spesard Wilbur Taylor Wade Williams

James L. High Edward Andruski Kenneth Baldwin Gordon Block Harold Craig Harold Grovier Franklin Knight John E. Moreland Charles E. Pearman Evelyn Staley * James O. Thomas Ray Willis

Dale Baird Harold V. Baird Paul Beauchamp Cleo Bradfield Harold Cronkite Robert Grovier Marshall Knight Robert Moreland Dale Pearman Merle Stevens Donald Tuggle Jack Winkler

Paul Hurst Thomas Atchinson Charles Becker Joseph B. Bradfield Paul Cunningham Harry Hagerman Raymond Knight Harold Mullen Paul Pearman Arthur Stough John Tuggle Paul Winkler

Robert Krise Carl Hale Ransom B. Beers * Stanley Bradfield James R. Current Herschel Hurst Arthur Largent Harold Murray Charles Prunkard Harold Swank Ross W. Tuggle Leslie G. Wright

Carl Hoskins Glenn (Buck) Knight Arnold Bennett Marion Burroughs * Archie Delay Edward Hurst Victor Larrance John Myers Frank Prunkard James Swank Benson Ward Robert G. Wright

Ted Block Noble Baird Dean Bennett Charles Carico Leslie A. Erp Elmer Hurst Jack Madden Duncan Norman Vere Sandlin Joseph Swank William White Wayne R. Wright

Ernest McNeese Robert Knight Franklin Bennett Benton Cary Harlin Forein James O. Hurst Andrew McNeese Carl Norman Curtis L. Smith Robert E. Swank Vernon Whitamore Wilbur T. Wright

Fred Gibbs * Steve Cope * Lowell Bennett Barton Coggeshall * Donald Forein * Marion Hurst Burt McNeese Lambert Owens Cletus Wax Herman Taylor Fay Williams Russell Wright

Far Right Case
Kenneth Lewis Roy Nale Howard G. Spesard Glenn Baird Richard Boyer

Jack Williams Laverl Spesard Thomas E. Nesbitt Roy Hurst William Boyer, Sr.

William Swank Connie Prunkard Bert W. McNeese Roscoe High * John Grovier

Jeane Winkler Everett (Hank) Priest Wayne A. Moreland Robert Koskins Orval Jr. Baird

Dorris Winkler Virginia Staley H. B. Carey * Charles High Madison D. Baird

Deane Winkler Robert C. Norman Cloyd Camplin Thomas Bradfield Jesse F. Hagerman

Louis Kistler David McNeese Arthur White Earl High David Jordan Michael Hoskins

Robert W. Larrance Jerry Murray David White John Fisher Mike Foose Ronald C. Bradfield

Charles Lewis Robert Snell Jack White Lowell Erp William Brown Ronald Hubbard

Kenneth Lewis Elmer Snoke James R. Willis Gerald Erp Charles L. High William Hurst

Carl McNeese, Jr. Gerald Swank * Mark Young Donald Baird James Craig Thomas Juras

Jack McNeese Ricky Thomas Donald Adams Eldon Baird Benjamin Baird Ronald Juras

Desert Storm
Thomas C. Baird Jeffrey A. Fox

* K I A ----- Killed In Action
Erected by Charley Pearman.
Location. 39° 55.633′ N, 87° 44.405′ W. Marker is in Indianola, Illinois, in Vermilion County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street and Vermilion Street, on the right when traveling east on North Street. Touch for map. In the heart of Indianola - under the shadow of the Indianola "Water Stand Pipe" - by Indianola Park. Marker is in this post office area: Indianola IL 61850, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sidell Veterans War Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); Dedicated to All Veterans (approx. 5.4 miles away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 5.6 miles away); Detroit - Kaskaskia Indian Trail (approx. 5.9 miles away); Georgetown Parade of Patriots Monument (approx. 6 miles away); Georgetown Area Honor Roll (approx. 6 miles away); 73rd and 125th Illinois Volunteer Infantry (approx. 6.6 miles away); Pontiac Peace Treaty (approx. 7.2 miles away).
Categories. War, Korean
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 4,031 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 13, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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