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Near Eaton in Preble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
 
Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
1. Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
 
Inscription.
Erected by
Wm. H. Ortt
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Sacred to the memory
of his comrades of
the Civil War from
Preble County Ohio
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A.D. 1931

1861 1865

 
Erected 1931 by William H. Ortt.
 
Location. 39° 44.398′ N, 84° 39.173′ W. Marker is near Eaton, Ohio, in Preble County. Marker can be reached from Camden Road (State Highway 355), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Monument is in Fort St. Clair Park about 200 feet from park entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 395 Camden Road, Eaton OH 45320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Fort St. Clair (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Whispering Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Preble County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roberts Bridge / Timber Covered Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Roberts Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Preble County Courthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eaton.
 
Also see . . .  Ortt's Civil War Memorial. SIRIS entry for the memorial. (Submitted on May 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
2. Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
 
 
Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
3. Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
Statue manufactured by American Art Bronze Foundry, Chicago.
 
 
Fort St. Clair Park Entrance Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., Fort St. C
4. Fort St. Clair Park Entrance
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 947 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
 
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