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Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial

 
 
Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 1, 2011
1. Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker
Inscription.
( Front Plaque )

To
The Soldiers and Sailors
of
Posey County


Dedicated July twenty third, 1908

( Obverse Plaque )

“A patriotism
which readily responds to its countryís call;
A deep reverence for the laws;
A decent respect for the rights
of others;
A sincere love of justice, truth and Country,
are the
best safeguards of a Nationís peace.”

 
Erected 1908.
 
Location. 37° 55.905′ N, 87° 53.711′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Indiana, in Posey County. Marker is on Main Street south of East 4th Street (State Road 62), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the West Entrance side-walk of the Posey County Courthouse in Mount Vernon, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon IN 47620, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Posey County History / Early Mt. Vernon History (here, next to this marker); Posey County American Revolution Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Mount Vernon's Historic Square (within shouting
Obverse Plaque - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 1, 2011
2. Obverse Plaque - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker
distance of this marker); Port of Indiana (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Alvin P. Hovey (about 300 feet away); New Harmony Workingmen's Institute (approx. 13.8 miles away); Maclure Park Bandstand (approx. 13.9 miles away); New Harmony (approx. 13.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
 
Categories. Military
 
Full View - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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3. Full View - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker
Other View - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Other View - - Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Marker
Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 1, 2011
5. Top Statue
Front - - Left Statue image. Click for full size.
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6. Front - - Left Statue
Front - - Right Statue image. Click for full size.
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7. Front - - Right Statue
Obverse - - Left Statue image. Click for full size.
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8. Obverse - - Left Statue
Obverse - - Right Statue image. Click for full size.
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9. Obverse - - Right Statue
Posey County Courthouse - - Mount Vernon, Indiana -and- Soldiers and Sailors Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 1, 2011
10. Posey County Courthouse - - Mount Vernon, Indiana -and- Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 593 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on October 12, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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