Bedford in Lawrence County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lawrence County Korean Honor Roll
Defenders of Freedom
for God and Country
This votive tablet is dedicated to the honor of the men of Lawrence County, Indiana who answered the call of our Country during the Korea Conflict and died so that you and I might live in Peace.
1950 —– 1953
( Row One )
Thomas M. Beedie • Robert J. Carmichael • Glen E. Cottengain • Milton Hancock, Jr. • Earl L. Harris • Robert E. Ice • Kenneth M. Leatherman • Wilbert McFarland • William W. Meadows
( Row Two )
Robert L. Mize • Franklin A. Richolson • Daryl S. Recker • James E. Starr • Cecil R. Stockton • James N. Tanksley • Marvin D. Williams • John W. Zenor
This monument is also to honor any person that lost their life while serving our country at home or in a foreign land.
Erected by Bedford Jaycees 1974
( Seals - - Branches of the United States Military )
Erected 1974 by Bedford Jaycees.
Location. 38° 51.697′ N, 86° 29.017′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Indiana, in Lawrence County. Marker is on J Street south of 15th Street (U.S. 50), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lawrence County World War II Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Lawrence County Vietnam Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); Indiana Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Wars (here, next to this marker); The Cornerstone of Freedom (here, next to this marker); Lawrence County Soldiers Sailors and Pioneers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lawrence Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Bedford Branch of the State Bank of Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • War, Korean •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 588 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on October 17, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 14, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.