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Shelbyville in Shelby County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana

 
 
Front Engraved Section - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
1. Front Engraved Section - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription. ( Engraved on Front ):
Dumont Post No. 18
1861 - - - 1865

We honor you for your
valiant service to our
Country, in time of War,
and in time of Peace.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Number of enlistments, 3261.

( Plaque Front )
In the War of the States
Shelby County men
served in the following Regiments
Infantry
7 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 21 - 33 - 51 - 52 - 70
79 - 123 - 132 - 146 - 148
Cavalry
7 - 9 - 13 - 39
Artillery
3 - 20

( Plaque Obverse ):
Memorial
This memorial was erected
A. D. 1931
by a grateful people
in commemoration of
Courage and Bravery of the
Grand Army of the Republic.
Soldiers and sailors from
Shelby County
Whose valiant service helped
preserve our Union in
The War of the States
1861 - - 1865

 
Erected 1931 by Dumont Post No. 18, Citizens of Shelby County.
 
Location. 39° 31.274′ N, 85° 46.632′ W. Marker is in Shelbyville, Indiana, in Shelby County. Marker is on South Harrison Street north of West Taylor Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map.
Front Plaque - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
2. Front Plaque - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
Located on the East lawn of the Shelby County Courthouse in Shelbyville, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Shelbyville IN 46176, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Home of Thomas Andrews Hendricks (approx. 0.3 miles away); Whetzel Trace (approx. 5.5 miles away); De Witt Pioneer Home (approx. 7.1 miles away); Nancy Kerlin Barnett (was approx. 12.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Thompson Mill (approx. 15.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 12, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, US Civil
 
Obverse Plaque - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
3. Obverse Plaque - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
Wide Front - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
4. Wide Front - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
5. Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
Left View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
6. Left View - - Top Statue
Left View - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
7. Left View - - Civil War Memorial - Shelby County Indiana Marker
Civil War Memorial -&- Shelby County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
8. Civil War Memorial -&- Shelby County Courthouse
Front - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, June 20, 2010
9. Front - - Top Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,295 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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