Near Rushville in Rush County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wendell L. Willkie,
1892 - - 1944
Erected 1969 by Indiana Historical Society. (Marker Number 70.1969.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 36.504′ N, 85° 25.886′ W. Marker is near Rushville, Indiana, in Rush County. Marker is on State Road 44 west of Airport Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at the Entrance of "East Hill Cemetery" - a short distance (on State Road 44) from the East edge of Rushville. Marker is in this post office area: Rushville IN 46173, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. William B. Laughlin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wendell L. Willkie, 1892 - 1944 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wendell L. Willkie (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 1.3 miles away); Twelve Mile Line (approx. 10.8 miles away); Revolutionary Soldiers of Henry County (approx. 13.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rushville.
More about this marker. The Indiana Historical Society erected five identical markers for Wendell L. Willkie in Rushville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 559 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on July 18, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 24, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.