Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Johnson County Civil War Memorial
Soldiers of Johnson Co.
In defense of the Union
1861 ———— 1865
— ∮— ( Relief ) — ∮—
This fountain is erected by
John T. Vawter
Erected 1905 by John T. Vawter.
Location. 39° 28.828′ N, 86° 3.312′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and North Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Jefferson Street. Touch for map. Located on the North lawn of the Johnson County Courthouse in Franklin, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin IN 46131, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls (a few steps from this marker); Johnson County Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Johnson County Spanish American War Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Johnson County Court Houses (within shouting distance of this marker); Province Hospital Johnson County Museum of History (about 500 feet away); First Cabin in Franklin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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