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Rochester in Fulton County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

W. W. I War Memorial

Fulton County Indiana

 
 
W. W. I War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
1. W. W. I War Memorial Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.
In Memory
of the Fulton County sons
who gave their lives
in the World War
that America might live
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Clarence Oren Benge John W. Black Earnest V. Burns Claud Everett Clymer Jacob Golub Benjamin J. Hartz Fred Hartz Frank William Huffman Martin A. Irvine Earl C. Koester Clarence Verl Madary Otto Madary Adolph R. Merley Dean Wilbur Mikesell George Raymond Murphy John A. Nicodemus George L. D. Parrish Ohmer Guy Reish Leroy C. Shelton Jesse Leroy Snyder Frank Van Meter William R. Van Valer
 
Erected 1920 by Manitou Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 3.937′ N, 86° 12.92′ W. Marker is in Rochester, Indiana, in Fulton County. Marker is on Main Street north of East Ninth Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located on the left exterior wall by the West Entrance of the Fulton County Courthouse in Rochester, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester IN 46975, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
Wide View - - W. W. I War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
2. Wide View - - W. W. I War Memorial Marker
3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Fulton County Courthouses (a few steps from this marker); The Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Potawatomi "Trail of Death" (within shouting distance of this marker); Honor Roll - Fulton County Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); History of Rochester College (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward J. Fansler Pathways (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of Indian Village Chippewa-Nung (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Also see . . .  Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 13, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Long View - - W. W. I War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
3. Long View - - W. W. I War Memorial Marker
The marker can be seen in this photo to the left of the (West) entrance of the Fulton County Courthouse.
South/West Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
4. South/West Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse
(Click the photo:) The marker can be seen to the left of the (West) entrance to the Courthouse, which is on the left in this photo.
South/East Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
5. South/East Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse
North/East Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Carly C. Kindig, September 5, 2010
6. North/East Corner - - Fulton County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 915 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 9, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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