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Cambridge in Guernsey County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial

 
 
Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
1. Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial
Inscription. In honor of those who served in Operation Desert Storm

“I have seen in your eyes a fire of determination to get this job done quickly so that we may all return to the shores of our great nation. My confidence in you is total. Our cause is just! Now you must be the thunder and lightning of Desert Storm.”
General Norman Schwartzkopf

 
Location. 40° 1.492′ N, 81° 35.393′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Ohio, in Guernsey County. Marker is on Wheeling Avenue (U.S. 40), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is on the south grounds of the courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Cambridge OH 43725, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Purple Heart Memorial (here, next to this marker); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (here, next to this marker); Guernsey County Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Guernsey Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Robert T. Secrest (within shouting distance of this marker); Guernsey County Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of
Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
2. Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial
To left are the Purple Heart, Guernsey County Veterans, and Medal of Honor Memorials. Courthouse is in background.
this marker); George R. Tingle (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Methodist Church (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Cambridge.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesPatriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 986 times since then and 98 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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