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Mad River Township Civil War Memorial

 
 
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
1. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial
Looking northeast.
Inscription. In memory of the Patriots of Mad River Township who died for the Union. 1865.
 
Location. 39° 52.896′ N, 83° 55.525′ W. Marker is in Enon, Ohio, in Clark County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Dayton-Springfield Road and Winding Drive. Click for map. Marker is in Enon Cemetery, near its far eastern boundary, about 1000 feet straight back from cemetery entrance. Enon Cemetery is at intersection of Dayton-Springfield Road and Winding Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Enon OH 45323, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Adena Mound Enon Ohio (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peckuwe Shawnee Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Battle of Piqua (approx. 2 miles away); The Battle of Piqua, or Picawey (approx. 2.1 miles away); General George Rogers Clark / Tecumseh (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Keifer Cabin Site (approx. 2.1 miles away); Tecumseh (approx. 2.3 miles away); In Memory of Those Men Who Died in the Battle of Piqua (approx. 2.4 miles away).
 
Regarding Mad River Township Civil War Memorial. Marker's date of 1865 is probably the year the memorial was placed on display. Marker includes township dead from throughout the war, not just
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial (west face) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
2. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial (west face)
1865: for example, Private Daniel Shank, Company I 44th Ohio Infantry, died of wounds at Knoxville TN on 18 January 1864; and Corporal Samuel Shellabarger, Company A 94th Ohio Infantry, died of disease at Murfreesboro TN on 4 March 1863.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
3. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
4. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
5. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Honored Dead
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Union Banner image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
6. Mad River Township Civil War Memorial Union Banner
Enon Cemetery Entrance Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 28, 2008
7. Enon Cemetery Entrance Marker
 
 
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