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Near Greencastle in Putnam County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Putnam County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Full View of - - Veterans of Foreign War side of the Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 10, 2012
1. Full View of - - Veterans of Foreign War side of the Memorial
Inscription.

( Two Sided Memorial )

( Facing East )

--(Veterans of Foreign Wars Crest)--

To Those Who Served


( Facing West )

--(American Legion Crest)--

To Those Who Served

 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars - - and - - American Legion.
 
Location. 39° 37.593′ N, 86° 51.527′ W. Marker is near Greencastle, Indiana, in Putnam County. Marker is on South Cemetery Road (County Road 50 W) south of Veterans Memorial Highway, on the left. Touch for map. Go South on South Cemetery Road to the Second entrance to Forest Hill Cemetery - keep following 'right' to the South End of the Cemetery Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Greencastle IN 46135, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnam County Civil War Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Putnam County Revolutionary War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kappa Alpha Theta (approx. 0.7 miles away); Putnam County Playhouse (PCPH) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Indiana Asbury - - DePauw University
East Side - - Putnam County Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 10, 2012
2. East Side - - Putnam County Veterans Memorial Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Minshall Laboratory, DePauw University (approx. 1.2 miles away); Putnamville United Methodist Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); John Dillinger Was Here (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greencastle.
 
Categories. Military
 
American Legion side of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 10, 2012
3. American Legion side of Memorial
West Side - - Putnam County Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 10, 2012
4. West Side - - Putnam County Veterans Memorial Marker
Sign - - Forest Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, June 10, 2012
5. Sign - - Forest Hill Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 11, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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