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Chillicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Enderlin Civil War Memorial

 
 
Enderlin's Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
1. Enderlin's Civil War Memorial
Inscription.
Erected 1917 by Richard Enderlin
Co. B. 73 Regt. O.V.V.I.
to the memory of his comrades
who helped to preserve the Union

LOYALTY

 
Erected 1917 by Richard Enderlin.
 
Location. 39° 20.161′ N, 82° 58.966′ W. Marker is in Chillicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is at the intersection of Paint Street and Water Street, in the median on Paint Street. Click for map. Marker is at the main entrance to Yoctangee Park. Marker is in this post office area: Chillicothe OH 45601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The "Statehood Riots" / The Enabling Act 1802 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cultural Influences of Chillicothe and Ross County (within shouting distance of this marker); Banking Crisis of 1819 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Arthur St. Clair's Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Donald E. McHenry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Ohio's First Statehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Court House Renovation (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chillicothe.
 
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Enderlin's Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
2. Enderlin's Civil War Memorial
 Richard Enderlin. Enderlin was an 18 year old private at the battle of Gettysburg with the 73rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry. On day two of the battle, Enderlin risked his life to carry a wounded comrade laying between the lines to safety. Enderlin was later awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions. The man he saved, George Nixon, was the grandfather of President Richard Nixon. (Submitted on December 24, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Enderlin's Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
3. Enderlin's Civil War Memorial
At entrance to Yoctangee Park.
Enderlin's Civil War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
4. Enderlin's Civil War Memorial Statue
Enderlin's Civil War Memorial Rededication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 21, 2008
5. Enderlin's Civil War Memorial Rededication Marker
We, the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 62 of Chillicothe, dedicate ourselves to the preservation of these memories, to honor past, present and future generations of veterans whose sacrifice ensured the freedom of this great nation. Dedicated 2003.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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