Columbia City in Whitley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Organized April 1, 1838
This adventurous pioneer, Indian fighter, and Colonel in the Kentucky Militia was killed in the Battle of the Thames, Canada October 8, 1813.
Erected 1967 by Whitley County Historical Society.
Location. 41° 9.412′ N, 85° 29.322′ W. Marker is in Columbia City, Indiana, in Whitley County. Marker is on West Van Buren Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Van Buren Street, Columbia City IN 46725, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Whitley County Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Whitley County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Riley Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker); Ralph F. Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); Valiant Men and Women of Whitley County (within shouting distance Marshall, McNagny & Clugston (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Whitley County Jail (about 600 feet away); Home of Thomas R. Marshall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia City.
Categories. • Government • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,906 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.