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166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial

 
 
166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 30, 2008
1. 166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial
Inscription.
“In Memoriam”
This plot dedicated to the
Boys of the Rainbow Division
166th Inf. World War 42nd Div.

A list of names is included on the memorial. It is unclear whether this list includes all members from the Lancaster Chapter who served, or those members killed while in service to their country.
 
Erected by Lancaster Chapter, 42nd Division Association.
 
Location. 39° 43.9′ N, 82° 36.313′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Ohio, in Fairfield County. Marker can be reached from N. Columbus Street (Ohio Route 158). Click for map. Marker is in Forest Rose Cemetery, about 100 feet northeast of the cemetery administration building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1236 N. Columbus Street, Lancaster OH 43130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Union Soldiers Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Liberty Township No. 6 School (approx. half a mile away); C & O Depot at Carroll, Ohio (approx. half a mile away); Pioneer Log House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dumontville General Store
166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 30, 2008
2. 166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Rising Park Centennial Celebration (approx. 0.6 miles away); Standing Stone National Bank (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Fifty Star Flag (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 30, 2008
3. 166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,160 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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