Fort Wayne in Allen County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Purple Heart Tribute Memorial
is provided in remembrance
of all combat wounded
veterans who have made
the supreme sacrifice for
their country. May their
noble virtues live forever
in our memory.
Erected by members and
friends of The Military
Order of the Purple Heart
Erected 2001 by The Military Order of the Purple Heart.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
Location. 41° 5.634′ N, 85° 14.694′ W. Marker is in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Allen County. Marker can be reached from O'Day Road north of Yellow River Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in the War Veterans Memorial Shrine. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Wayne IN 46818, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Allen County Revolutionary War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Maumee - Wabash Portage (approx. 3.6 miles away); Lindenwood Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away); Wabash and Erie Canal Groundbreaking Camp Allen 1861-64 (approx. 4.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Site of the Fort Wayne College (approx. 4.7 miles away); "Johnny Appleseed" (approx. 4.8 miles away); Old Aqueduct Club Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Wayne.
Also see . . . The Military Order of the Purple Order Official Website. (Submitted on May 5, 2014.)
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