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Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls

 
 
Full View - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
1. Full View - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
Inscription.

( Marker Front )

( Center Section )

—∮— (The Great Seal) —∮—

Dedicated to these Johnson
County men who, in answering
the call of duty, paid the
Price of Freedom


– (Seal) – United States Army
– (Seal) – United States Navy
– (Seal) – United States Marine Corps
– (Seal) – United States Air Force

( Lower Left Section )

* * * World War I * * *

( Names - Read Left to Right )

William C. Abraham ∙ Jesse Bradley ∙ Maurice C. Brown ∙ Chester Harland Durham ∙ - - ∙ James Russell Edmonds ∙ Albert Gosman ∙ Chileen S. Harter ∙ Victor Able Hunt ∙ - - ∙ John E. Jones ∙ Russell Henry Klyver ∙ Bryon B. Knowlton ∙ George League ∙ - - ∙ Franklin Earl Morgan ∙ Ora H. Mullinix ∙ Harry A. Nicholson ∙ Grover Roscoe Pitcher ∙ - - ∙ Fred B. Riddle ∙ James Robinson ∙ Homer L. Rush ∙ Carroll D. Shuck ∙ - - ∙ William L. Snow ∙ Henry Oscar Surface

( Lower Right Section )

* * * World War II * * *

( Names - Read Left to Right )

Joseph
Center Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
2. Center Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
Applegate ∙ Marion E. Barnett ∙ Stanley M. Barnett ∙ John Hayden Beam ∙ - - ∙ Wilson Dale Bills ∙ Marcus Bledstein ∙ William Orland Bradley ∙ George Breckenridge ∙ - - ∙ Robert W. Brown ∙ William Brown ∙ Julius S. Bryan ∙ Merle E. Bryant ∙ - - ∙ John P. Buchanan ∙ Archie N. Bullock ∙ Fred Bullock ∙ Harry Burgett ∙ - - ∙ Merle Jackson Clark ∙ Cecil Milo Clore ∙ Leon E. Clemmer ∙ Leland Cox ∙ - - ∙ John Henry Cox ∙ Edward E. Covert ∙ Allen E. Crandall ∙ Harold Crater ∙ - - ∙ Wallace Curry ∙ Paul DeBrular ∙ Victor R. Deer ∙ Kenneth A. Devore ∙ - - ∙ Claude E. Doty ∙ Chester L. Doyle ∙ Jack N. Durbin ∙ Dale Ellett ∙ - - ∙ John Ferguson ∙ John Marion Flake ∙ Robert K. Fox ∙ Eldridge Gartman ∙ - - ∙ Gladson Gonterman ∙ Oscar C. Harris ∙ Frank Hartman ∙ Rolland H. Hatch ∙ - - ∙ Paris E. Hicks ∙ Ralph Hill ∙ Oscar Hill ∙ Wayne Eugene Hill ∙ - - ∙ Ralph M. Hollandback ∙ Louis H. Jones ∙ Arthur Legan ∙ Lawrence Lewark ∙ - - ∙ James Lewis ∙ Louis Lind ∙ Glancy Lucas ∙ Bennett J. Mackey ∙ - - ∙ Jack Manning
Left Lower Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
3. Left Lower Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
∙ William McCreary ∙ Myon McCurry, Sr. ∙ Thurman Miles ∙ - - ∙ Robert Ival Miller ∙ William B. Norman, Jr. ∙ Everett E. Patterson ∙ Albert Perry ∙ - - ∙ George E. Pettit ∙ Russell M. Pike ∙ John F. Pitney ∙ James E. Poynter ∙ - - ∙ Jack Ray ∙ Robert E. Richardson ∙ Kenneth N. Rider, Jr. ∙ Robert A. Robins ∙ - - ∙ Marvin R. Russell ∙ John J. Sledge ∙ Warren Shriver ∙ Bernard P. Smith ∙ - - ∙ Gilbert Smith ∙ Joseph Smith ∙ Philip Smith ∙ Virgil L. Smith ∙ - - ∙ Clarence R. Stanley ∙ Claude H. Stephens ∙ William W. Stockton ∙ James R. Sullivan ∙ - - ∙ Gerald D. Sutton ∙ Clifford W. Swift ∙ Olley Thomas ∙ Tommy Thompson ∙ - - ∙ Loy Underwood ∙ Norman Vandivier ∙ Harold VanAntwerp ∙ Claris VanWinkle ∙ - - ∙ Wendell Vest ∙ Richard Wales ∙ Raymond Walker ∙ Glen Walker ∙ - - ∙ James W. Watson ∙ Melba L. Watson ∙ Otis H. Wagerman ∙ Clayton Weddle ∙ - - ∙ Raymond Wells ∙ William J. Whitlock ∙ Harold E. Williams ∙ Gene Wright ∙ - - ∙ Elmer Gay Wright ∙ Robert N. Kidwell ∙ George L. Lambert

( Lower Left Section )

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Right Lower Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
4. Right Lower Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
* * Korean Conflict * * *


( Names - Read Left to Right )

Thomas A. Averitt ∙ Kenneth G. Boss ∙ Milton Cecil Byrd ∙ Dayton Leroy Caplinger ∙ - - ∙ Alva E. Catt ∙ Fulton Cosby ∙ Russell E. Dake ∙ William M. Fisher ∙ - - ∙ Robert B. Graham ∙ Claude Lee Harper, Jr. ∙ Mayo Heath ∙ Henry W. House, Jr. ∙ - - ∙ William Myers ∙ Robert B. Neville ∙ William G. Porter ∙ Edward Rairdon ∙ - - ∙ Clarence R. Warder ∙ James Gordon Wheeler

* * * Vietnam Conflict * * *

( Names - Read Left to Right )

Jerry Dean Adams ∙ Richard Patrick Blanton ∙ James Eugene Brewer ∙ John W. Bryant ∙ - - ∙ Muriel Cole ∙ Donald Crane ∙ Ronald Warren Duckett ∙ Larry Ray Glover ∙ - - ∙ William James Karas ∙ Neal A. Lord, Jr. ∙ Garry C. McFetridge ∙ William E. McGinnis ∙ - - ∙ Randy Cois Moore ∙ Robert Stephen Raines ∙ Larry James Rigney ∙ Robert Wayne Vehling ∙ - - ∙ Jimmie Keith Williams

( Upper Left Section )

* * * Iraq * * *

Brian D. Hazelgrove ∙ Paul M. Heltzel ∙ Joseph E. Proctor ∙ Gary M. Henry

* * * Afghanistan * * *

James
Left Upper Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
5. Left Upper Section - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
A. Waters

( Obverse Side )

We stand before you today
the same way we faced the enemy
shoulder to shoulder.
We’re American fighting men-
and we’ve never forgotten it.


( Battles Noted - Around Base )

(Obverse)

Belleau Wood – Chateau Thierry – Meuse Argonne – Pearl Harbor – Wake – Dakto – Coral Sea – Tet – Midway – Tarawa

(Front)

Hue – Pork Chop Hill – Heartbreak Ridge – Iwo Jima – Okinawa – Normandy – The Bulge – Marshall Islands – Guam – Inchon
 
Location. 39° 28.824′ N, 86° 3.301′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and East Court Street, on the right when traveling east on Jefferson Street. Touch for map. Located on the North/East 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 Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Johnson County Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Johnson County Spanish American War Honor Roll
Obverse Side - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, circa May 20, 2012
6. Obverse Side - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson County Court Houses (within shouting distance of this marker); Province Hospital (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnson County Museum of History (about 600 feet away); First Cabin in Franklin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt (approx. 0.3 miles 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. Military
 
Other View - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
7. Other View - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
Dedication Stone - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
8. Dedication Stone - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
Looking South/West - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
9. Looking South/West - - Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls Marker
Johnson County Courthouse - Franklin, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
10. Johnson County Courthouse - Franklin, Indiana
Getting Ready for "2012 Memorial Day" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
11. Getting Ready for "2012 Memorial Day"
Looking Good for 2012 ! ! ! image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
12. Looking Good for 2012 ! ! !
South Side - - Johnson County Courthouse - Franklin, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
13. South Side - - Johnson County Courthouse - Franklin, Indiana
2012 - Memorial Day - - Crosses In Place image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
14. 2012 - Memorial Day - - Crosses In Place
Dedication:: "James A. Waters" Cross image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
15. Dedication:: "James A. Waters" Cross
Addition - - "Afghanistan - - James A. Waters" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
16. Addition - - "Afghanistan - - James A. Waters"
Waters' Family - - Special Guests image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
17. Waters' Family - - Special Guests
Legion - Honor Guard image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
18. Legion - Honor Guard
Johnson County - Memorial Day 2012 Honors image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Franklin American Legion Post 205, May 27, 2012
19. Johnson County - Memorial Day 2012 Honors
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,279 times since then and 72 times this year. Last updated on May 29, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. submitted on May 22, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19. submitted on May 29, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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