War Memorial - Gas City, Indiana
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N 40° 29.287 W 085° 36.770
16T E 617562 N 4482859
Quick Description: A war memorial located in Gas City, Indiana, dedicated to the veterans that gave the ultimate sacrifice in World War II, Vietnam War, and the Korean War.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 2/26/2011 6:17:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMAV9P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
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Long Description:
This is a multi-war memorial located next to the Gas City, Indiana Police station. the memorial was erected on the lawn next to the station and a pavilion where local patriotic events take place every 4th of July. The memorial honors veterans of the World War II, Vietnam, and Korean Wars.

IN THANKFULNESS TO GOD AND IN LASTING MEMORY OF ALL WHO SERVED THEIR BELOVED COUNTRY

1941 - 1946

World War II

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT HE LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY

LEROYCE HOWELL
WILLIAM E. FERGUSON
RAYMOND LEE
WALTER F. PRATT
JOHN H. LEYMAN
JAMES WHEELER
STEPHEN CURTIS
DARRELL F. STRAUSBAUGH
BERNARD GLOGAS
DALE ARMSTRONG
THOMAS H. FLETCHER
ROBERT CROSBY
RICHARD ESTERLY
KEITH WOODBURY
BERYL ATKINSON
CARL ATKINSON

DEDICATED TO THE HONOR OF THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY IN WORLD WAR II, KOREA AND VIETNAM
THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE

VIETNAM

DANIEL N HEATER
LARRY LEE MORRIS

KOREA

ARTHUR L KELLEY
CHARLES E KING
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World War II Vietnam War Korean War


In Honor Of: DEDICATED TO THE HONOR OF THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY IN WORLD WAR II, KOREA AND VIETNAM

Marker Text:
Multi War memorial IN THANKFULNESS TO GOD AND IN LASTING MEMORY OF ALL WHO SERVED THEIR BELOVED COUNTRY


Date of dedication: 7/4/1992

Who Put it Here?: Gas City Amvets

Description of Memorial:
A multi war memorial with flags of all branches of the armed forces flying.


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