Mount Vernon in Posey County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Posey County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
The Soldiers and Sailors
Dedicated July twenty third, 1908
( Obverse Plaque )
which readily responds to its countryís call;
A deep reverence for the laws;
A decent respect for the rights
A sincere love of justice, truth and Country,
best safeguards of a Nationís peace.”
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 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 •
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.