La Porte in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Memorial Forest Planting
Harry August Backus John William Burns Chester L. Coplin Hamon Gray John E. Hawn William L. Hubner John E. Hunt Chester Stewart Kiff George Luebker John C. Naill Louis Edward New Roy E. Newell Norman Lay Roberts Albert Emanuel Swanson Hugh S. Woodard
Who Died for Their Country
During the World War
1917 – 1919
Location. 41° 37.114′ N, 86° 44.173′ W. Marker is in La Porte, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker can be reached from Lake Shore Drive west of Pine Lake Avenue (U.S. 35), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at the eastern end of Soldiers Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: La Porte IN 46350, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Porte World War II Memorial (1991) (here, next to this marker); La Porte World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); La Porte Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); La Porte Viet Nam Memorial La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian Boundary Line (approx. ¼ mile away); Indiana Territory Boundary Line (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
Categories. • War, World I •
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