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Jasper County World War Memorial

 
 
Jasper County World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2009
1. Jasper County World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To honor those who went
from
Jasper County
to serve in
The World War

Dedicated November 11, 1927

 
Erected 1927 by Dewey Biggs American Legion Post No. 29 Auxiliary.
 
Location. 40° 56.348′ N, 87° 8.964′ W. Marker is in Rensselaer, Indiana, in Jasper County. Marker is at the intersection of McKinley Avenue (U.S. 231) and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north on McKinley Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is in Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Rensselaer IN 47978, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial Park (here, next to this marker); Trinity United Methodist Church (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Van Rensselaer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jasper County Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); Rensselaer Power Plant (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Frederick Hanley (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Cabin in Rensselaer (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Robert H. Milroy (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rensselaer.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Jasper County World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2009
2. Jasper County World War Memorial
Jasper County World War Memorial in Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 28, 2009
3. Jasper County World War Memorial in Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,141 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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