La Porte in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
La Porte World War II Memorial
Wilbur A. Higlendorf
Arthur C. Woodcox
Robert J. Hartman
Clarence G. Niendorf
Who in the time of our country’s need, willingly laid aside their duties, to enter the military service, offering their lives, fortunes and sacred honor on the altars of our country, that a government of the people, for the people, and by the people shall not perish.
1941 - 1946
Location. 41° 37.117′ N, 86° 44.177′ 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); Memorial Forest Planting (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. 0.2 miles away); Indiana Territory Boundary Line (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
Categories. • War, World II •
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