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Ava in Noble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

U.S.S. Shenandoah

 
 
U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
1. U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To the memory of those who lost their lives on the U.S.S. Shenandoah
September 3, 1925

Commander Zachary Lansdowne, U.S.N.
Lieutenant Commander Lewis Hancock, Jr., U.S.N.
Lieutenant John Bullard Lawrence, U.S.N.
Lieutenant Arthur Reginald Houghton, U.S.N.
Lieutenant (JG) Edgar William Sheppard, U.S.N.
Everett Price Allen, ACR, U.S.N.
Charles Harrison Broom, ACMM, U.S.N.
James William Cullinan, AP, U.S.N.
Ralph Thomas Joffray, AR1c, U.S.N.
Celestino Pellegrino Mazzuco, AMM1c
James Albert Moore, Jr., AMM1c, U.S.N.
Bartholomew Bennett O'Sullivan, AMM1c, U.S.N.
George Conrad Schnitzer, CRM, U.S.N.
William Howard Spratley, AMM1c, U.S.N.
 
Location. 39° 50.25′ N, 81° 34.511′ W. Marker is in Ava, Ohio, in Noble County. Marker is on Marietta Road (Ohio Route 821) half a mile north of Rayner Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ava OH 43711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crash of the USS Shenandoah / Lighter-Than-Air Flight (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named U.S.S. Shenandoah (approx. 1.9 miles
U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
2. U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial
away); Claude L. Wilson (approx. 3.5 miles away); John Gray (approx. 5.3 miles away); Wreck of the Shenandoah (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named U.S.S. Shenandoah (approx. 6.7 miles away); VFW Post #4721 Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.8 miles away); Noble County Veterans Memorial (approx. 7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ava.
 
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U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
3. U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial
Looking east.
U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Detail Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 23, 2008
4. U.S.S. Shenandoah Memorial Detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 996 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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