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Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial

Spirit of the American Doughboy

 
 
Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
1. Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial
Inscription. In memory of the men and women of Tuscarawas County who served their country in the World War
 
Erected 1929 by The American Legion.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
 
Location. 40° 29.385′ N, 81° 26.71′ W. Marker is in New Philadelphia, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County. Marker is on Broadway Street (Ohio Route 416), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Memorial is on the south courthouse grounds (Broadway Street and High Avenue), in front of courthouse entrance stairway. Marker is in this post office area: New Philadelphia OH 44663, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (here, next to this marker); Tuscarawas County Viet-nam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The History of Tuscarawas County Courthouses (a few steps from this marker); Tuscarawas County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Tuscarawas County Operation Desert Storm Memorial
Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
2. Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial
"Spirit of the American Doughboy" by E. M. Viquesney. County courthouse in background.
(a few steps from this marker); War Saving Stamps (a few steps from this marker); Tuscarawas County World War II and Korean Conflict Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in New Philadelphia.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial Statue Detail Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2008
3. Tuscarawas County World War I Memorial Statue Detail
"Spirit of the American Doughboy," copyrighted by E. M. Viquesney, Sculptor. Spencer, Indiana.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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