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Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial

 
 
Wide View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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1. Wide View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
Inscription.
( Center Panel )

( -“Seal”- ) United States Great Seal

Dedicated to these Switzerland
County men who, in answering
the call of duty, paid the
price of Freedom


( - “Seals” - )
Army, Navy, Marine Corps., Air Force


( Left Panel )

* * * World War I * * *

( Row One )

Herbert Barker • Daniel Brindley • Alfred E. Cole • Charles Griswold • William Littrell • Evan P. Patton • Carrol V. Saberton • Howard Stoops • Anthony L. Yates

( Row Two )

Bernard Breeck • Bertram Buchanan • Edwin C. Danner • William Hudson • Frank M. Mitchell • Thomas W. Pike • Oscar Scudder • W. Hampton Williamson

( Row Three )

Clifford G. Briadley • Edward J. Burman • George W. Day • Forrest Hughes • Herbert Neal • Uleys E. Ricketts • William L. Stepleton • Elbert Wolf

* * * Korea * * *

James W. Buddenburg • Robert R. Schirmer

William R. Jester • Eugene Thomas

Maurice E. Land

( Right Panel )

* * * World War II * * *

( Row One )

James O. Beutel • Courtland Curlin • John S. Jones • George M. Koons • Jess A. Lock • Albert McKay • Estal L. Peters • Oscar L.
Center Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial image. Click for full size.
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2. Center Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial
Rosenberger • Oliver Smith • Leon VanTyle • Marvin Wilson

( Row Two )

Howard F. Caldwell • James E. Davis • Frank O. Hartman • Gerald L. Leap • Bernard Mays • Louis D. Patterson • Richmond C. Reed • Fredrick Shadday • Robert N. Torrance • William R. Wagner • James D. Wright

( Row Three )

John D. Cook • Robert L. Farrar • Lawrence Hudson • Harold E. Lester • Raymond McFarland • Robert L. Peters • James D. Roberts • Clayton F. Smith • Lawrence D. Turner • Marshall B. Williams

* * * Vietnam * * *

Floyd W. Bond • Joseph K. Kirkendall

Barry L. Brinegar • Robert J. Wieliamson

Gale W. Dixon

* * * Operation Iraqi Freedom * * *

Kenneth R. Booker

( Across Base )

Belleau Wood • Chateau-Thierry • Meuse-Argonne • Pearl Harbor • Wake • Dakto • Coral Sea • Tet • Midway

( Obverse - Center Panel )

We stand before you today
the same way we faced the enemy
shoulder to shoulder.
We’re American fighting men -
and we've never forgotten it.


( POW - MIA Memorial )

* * * POW * MIA * * *

You are Not Forgotten
 
Location. 38° 44.806′ N, 85° 4.142′ W. Marker is in Vevay, Indiana
Left Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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3. Left Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
, in Switzerland County. Marker is on West Main Street (State Road 56) west of Liberty Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the South/West (front) lawn of the Switzerland County Courthouse in Vevay, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Vevay IN 47043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Dungeon (a few steps from this marker); Switzerland County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Historical Site - Switzerland County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Switzerland County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Styles and Stories of Vevay's Buildings (within shouting distance of this marker); Privy (within shouting distance of this marker); Jail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Masterson House (approx. 6 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vevay.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable Persons
 
Right Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Right Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
Obverse - Full View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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5. Obverse - Full View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
Obverse - Center Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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6. Obverse - Center Panel - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
POW - MIA Memorial image. Click for full size.
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7. POW - MIA Memorial
Other Marker - - (Few steps to the West) image. Click for full size.
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8. Other Marker - - (Few steps to the West)
Text reads:

Major Samuel Woodfill
WW I 1919

Lt. Eugene D. Smith
1943 – 1945
Congressional Gold Medal 2006
Other View image. Click for full size.
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9. Other View
Other View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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10. Other View - - Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial Marker
Fieldpiece - - (Short walk to the South-East lawn.) image. Click for full size.
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11. Fieldpiece - - (Short walk to the South-East lawn.)
South/West Corner - - Switzerland County Courthouse - Vevay, Indiana image. Click for full size.
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12. South/West Corner - - Switzerland County Courthouse - Vevay, Indiana
Front - - Switzerland County Courthouse - Vevay, Indiana image. Click for full size.
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13. Front - - Switzerland County Courthouse - Vevay, Indiana
 
 
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