Bloomington in Monroe County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Monroe County / Bloomington World War II Memorial
—The Spirit of The Fighting Yank —
( Front )
The Spirit of
The Fighting Yank
Memorial to the
Armed Forces of the
United States of America
World War II
( Obverse )
E. M. Viquesney SC.
Co. 1943 — Spencer Ind.
Fluck Cut Stone Company
Harry D. Donato, Carver
E. M. Vizuesney, Sculptor
Chamber of Commerce
Erected 1944 by Bloomington Chamber of Commerce.
Location. 39° 10.036′ N, 86° 32.034′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Indiana, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of West 6th Street and North Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west on West 6th Street. Touch for map. Located on the North/East lawn of the Monroe County Courthouse in Bloomington, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomington IN 47404, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Civil War Memorial Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County W.W. II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); G.A.R. Soldiers of All Wars Memorial Monroe County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe County's Carnegie Library (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Colored School (about 600 feet away); Hoagy Carmichael (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
Also see . . . E. M. Viquesney - Web-site : :. (Submitted on October 10, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • War, World II •
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 705 times since then. 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.