Evansville in Vanderburgh County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Vanderburgh County World War I Honor Roll
Service Star Legion War Mothers
Erected this marker in 1926
in memory of Vanderburgh Co.
Boys who gave their lives
in the service of the
• • 1917 • • • World War • • • 1918 • •
( Row One )
Ernest S. Atkinson • Lloyd C. Ackerman, Sergt. • John S. Barnes • Oscar Barr • Alfred A. Bosse • Orville Brack • Thomas A. Brown • Everette F. Burdette • Paul W. Chamier • Dan White Cheaney • Clyde S. Collins • Elwood Digby Colton, Sergt. • John Crow • Oscar Dannenberg • Herman Daum • John L. DeBold • Orville Demick • Isadore Drucker, Sergt. • Wesley Edwards • Russel Fenn • Lester E. Fisher • Charles Flack • James Thomas Foley • Walter Henry Folz • Albert C. Funkhouser, Lieut. • Paul T. Funkhouser, Lieut. • Russel Goad • Leo I. Goelzhauser • William L. Gowers • James Bethel Gresham, Corp. • Lee Green, Colored • Jack Grisane • James Gunterman • Alfred Keller Gymer, Lieut. • Nobert Thomas Happe • Elmer S. Harper • Fred Hassler • William Hayden • Cleveland Hicks • George A. Hunt • Sam C. Hutchinson • Frank James • William Allen Jones • Henry C. Jones • Walter L. Krusenklaus • George H. Kirker, Capt. • Andrew C. Kimball • Albert T. Kemmerling • George S. Koonce, Sergt. • Warren E. Laby • Thomas Edwin Land • William Joseph Lappe
( Row Two )
( Lower Section )
James Bethel Gresham of Evansville was the First American Soldier killed in France
Erected 1926 by Service Star Legion War Mothers - Gresham Chapter.
Location. 37° 58.406′ N, 87° 34.344′ W. Marker is in Evansville Touch for map. Located on the South/West corner of the 'Old' Vanderburgh County Courthouse (a.k.a.: "Catacombes") in Evansville, Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 NS 4th Street, Evansville IN 47708, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Short Lived Canal (here, next to this marker); Sheriff's Residence and Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Vanderburgh County World War II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Wabash and Erie Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McCurdy - Sears Building (about 400 feet away); Ohio River Levee (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Camp (approx. half a mile away); Augustus Owsley Stanley (approx. 8.9 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Evansville.
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 686 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 10, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.