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Dowagiac in Cass County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Dowagiac World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
1. Dowagiac World War I Memorial
Inscription.
(Southeast Panel)
"It is an investment
not a loss
when a man gives his life
for his country."


(Northeast Panel)
City of Dowagiac
Floyd Ibbotson • Avery B. Wilkinson • David H. Starrett • Otis Messenger • Elmer Matthews • Maurice G. Lyon • August K. Richey • James L. Buckley • Dwight Shingledecker • Warren M. Rutherford • Max S. Moore • Claudius Graham • Millard Cooper • Carl R. Kibler • Karl F. Dyer

(Southwest Panel)
County of Cass
Reem R. Bronson • Ward Kline • Ward Stillson • Fred Hodgson • Edward Chavous • Harry Surran • Henry Thompson • Stanley Hollinger • Glen Quimby • George Anson King • Efton M. James
 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 41° 58.887′ N, 86° 6.606′ W. Marker is in Dowagiac, Michigan, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and S. Front Street, in the median on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dowagiac MI 49047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 19th Michigan Infantry Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dowagiac World War II - Korean Conflict - Vietnam War Memorial
Dowagiac World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
2. Dowagiac World War I Memorial
Southeast face of memorial
(approx. ¼ mile away); St. Paul's Church / Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Willis M. Farr (approx. ¼ mile away); Dowagiac Civil War Monument (approx. half a mile away); Indian Lake Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dowagiac.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Dowagiac World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
3. Dowagiac World War I Memorial
Northeast panel of memorial
Dowagiac World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
4. Dowagiac World War I Memorial
Southwest panel of memorial
Dowagiac World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 9, 2014
5. Dowagiac World War I Memorial
View to west
 
 
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