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Near Burnettsville in White County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman

 
 
Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
1. Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker
Inscription. Site of gun battle May 25, 1937, with infamous Brady Gang after bank robbery in Goodland. Minneman (1904-1937) died from his wounds, the first trooper to be killed by criminals' bullets since formation of Indiana State Police in 1933.
 
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau, State Police Alliance, and David Morrison. (Marker Number 91.1992.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 40° 52.116′ N, 86° 35.443′ W. Marker is near Burnettsville, Indiana, in White County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 16 and County Road N1450E, on the right when traveling west on State Road 16. Touch for map. Located just West of Cass-White County Line at the Caley UMC Church (Bell Center Bible Church). Marker is at or near this postal address: 11971 E State Road 16, Royal Center IN 46978, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indiana Normal (approx. 7.4 miles away); Trail of Death (approx. 11 miles away); Burnett's Creek Arch (approx. 11.6 miles away); White County War Memorial
Obverse View - - Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
2. Obverse View - - Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker
(approx. 12.4 miles away); War on Terrorism Memorial Garden (approx. 12.4 miles away); Pulaski County Honor Roll Memorial (approx. 12.6 miles away); U.S. Civil War Honor Roll (approx. 12.6 miles away); Pulaski County (approx. 12.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burnettsville.
 
Also see . . .  Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman. The Officer Down Memorial Page, Inc. (Submitted on May 24, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
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"Caley UMC Church - Welcome" - Sign image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
3. "Caley UMC Church - Welcome" - Sign
Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker -and- Caley UMC Church image. Click for full size.
By Marilyn S. Wolf, May 22, 2011
4. Trooper Paul Vincent Minneman Marker -and- Caley UMC Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 708 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 23, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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