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

Decatur County All Wars Memorial

 
 
Up-right 'black Panel' - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
1. Up-right 'black Panel' - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Note: When this Memorial was documented and photographed (Sunday: 7-17-2011), it was being yet constructed (and/or reconstructed.) There were skids of building material setting about in the parking lot, ground opened, concrete just finished, and other work in evidence.

(( Up-right - Panel ))

( On both sides - only One Word )

““ sacrifice ”“

(( Side-walk Inlays ))

( From Up-right Panel to Flag Pole Display )
( See Photos - ‘Wars Fought’ )

(( Large black Block - Flag Pole Display ))

Lest We Forget

(( Main Panel - Flag Pole Display ))

The nation which forgets its defenders will be itself forgotten.
Calvin Coolidge


(( Flag Pole Side ))

( Left of Flag Pole )

Let us honor the dead, cherish the living, and preserve in immortal memory the deeds and virtues of all, as on inspiration for countless generations to come
Governor Morton


( Right of Flag Pole )

May this monument serve as an eternal reminder of those men and women from Decatur County who have and will continue to sacrifice for our freedoms.

Dedicated November 11, 1997

( At Flag Pole Base
Obverse Up-right 'black Panel' - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
2. Obverse Up-right 'black Panel' - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
)

Freedom
 
Location. 39° 20.211′ N, 85° 29.008′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Indiana, in Decatur County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 421) west of North Franklin Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the South 'entry side-walk' to the Decatur County Courthouse in Greensburg, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Greensburg IN 47240, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Spanish American War Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Decatur County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Decatur County Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Thomas Hendricks / Elizabeth Trimble Hendricks (within shouting distance of this marker); The Naegel Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Donnell -V.- State, 1852 (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War General John T. Wilder (approx. 0.3 miles away); Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensburg.
 
Regarding Decatur County All Wars Memorial. If any-one has photos of the construction now (or in the past) in progress, (and soon) a copy of the 'Dedication Program', Video or still-photos
In-lay #-1 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
3. In-lay #-1 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
of the Dedication, newspaper clippings, and eventually fresh photos of the Full Memorial when completed in its full presentation:: please feel free to add them to this entry. [All of the above are historical items of documentation and needs to be applied.]

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In-lay #-2 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
4. In-lay #-2 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-3 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
5. In-lay #-3 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-4 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
6. In-lay #-4 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-5 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
7. In-lay #-5 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-6 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
8. In-lay #-6 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-7 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
9. In-lay #-7 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-8 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
10. In-lay #-8 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-9 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
11. In-lay #-9 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-10 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
12. In-lay #-10 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
In-lay #-11 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
13. In-lay #-11 - - Decatur County All Wars Memorial Marker
Large 'black Block' - Flag Pole Display image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
14. Large 'black Block' - Flag Pole Display
Main Panel - - Flag Pole Display image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
15. Main Panel - - Flag Pole Display
Obverse Side - - Flag Pole Display image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
16. Obverse Side - - Flag Pole Display
Full View - Obverse Side - - Flag Pole Display image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
17. Full View - Obverse Side - - Flag Pole Display
Full Memorial - - Under Construction image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
18. Full Memorial - - Under Construction
South Side - - Decatur County Court House -and- Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
19. South Side - - Decatur County Court House -and- Marker
South/West Corner - - Decatur County Courthouse - Greensburg, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
20. South/West Corner - - Decatur County Courthouse - Greensburg, Indiana
Decatur County Court House - - Tree image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
21. Decatur County Court House - - Tree
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 837 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21. submitted on July 26, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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