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

Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial

 

—Fairview Cemetery —

 
Full View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
1. Full View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.
( Engraved - Stone Memorial )

In memory of those who served in the

Wars of our Nation from Tipton County


( Bronze Plaque )

" THE VETERAN "

- - It is the veteran, not the preacher, who has given us
freedom of religion - -

- - It is the veteran, not the reporter, who has given us
freedom of the press - -

- - It is the veteran, not the poet, who has given us
freedom of speech - -

- - It is the veteran, not the campus organizer, who has
given us freedom to assemble - -

- - It is the veteran, not the lawyer, who has given us
the right to a fair trial - -

- - It is the veteran, not the politician, who has given us
the right to vote - -

- - It is the veteran, who salutes the flag,
who serves under the flag,
whose coffin is draped by the flag - -

“Unknown”
 
Location. 40° 16.652′ N, 86° 2.901′ W. Marker is in Tipton, Indiana, in Tipton County. Marker can be reached from West South Street west of Fairview Avenue. Touch for map. Located in "Fairview Cemetery" at the end of the main entry drive (on the East side of the cemetery). Marker is in this post office area: Tipton IN 46072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Left Section - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
2. Left Section - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker
At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Land Between The Rivers (approx. half a mile away); General John Tipton (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County (Indiana) World War I and II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); New Purchase Boundary (Treaty of St. Mary's) (approx. one mile away); Roberts Settlement (approx. 6.9 miles away); The Dunham House (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tipton.
 
Categories. Military
 
Bronze Plaque - - "The Veteran" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
3. Bronze Plaque - - "The Veteran"
(See above - for the text.)
Right Section - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
4. Right Section - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker
Other View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
5. Other View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker
Long Wide View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
6. Long Wide View - - Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial Marker
Entry - - "Fairview Cemetery" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
7. Entry - - "Fairview Cemetery"
Sign - - City of Tiipton - "Fairview Cemetery" - Est. 1881 image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
8. Sign - - City of Tiipton - "Fairview Cemetery" - Est. 1881
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 766 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on November 11, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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