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Zanesville in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial

 
 
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
1. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial
Inscription.
Alfred Ransbottom
Civil War - Army
2-24-1865

Robert B. Brown
Civil War - Army
3-27-1890

George A. Lloyd
Civil War - Army
4-16-1891

William E. Richey
Civil War - Army
11-9-1893

William H. Longshore
Civil War - Army
8-10-1894

William C. Bryan
Indian War - Army
7-23-1900

Forrest Everhart
WWII - Army
9-10-1945

Melvin Mayfield
WWII - Army
5-31-1946

Ronald E. Rosser
Korean War -
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
2. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
Army
7-7-1952

Ted Belcher
Vietnam - Army
12-8-1968
This monument to those awarded the Medal of Honor was made possible through the cooperation of the veterans organizations of Muskingum County.

Dedicated May 25, 1998

Designed by Roger Peros
Mudgett's Monuments
 
Erected 1998 by Muskingum County Veterans Organizations.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 39° 56.554′ 
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
3. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
N, 82° 0.664′ W. Marker is in Zanesville, Ohio, in Muskingum County. Marker can be reached from Market Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is in Zane's Landing Park along the Muskingum River, at the west end of Market Street. The memorial flagpole can be seen to northwest when traveling west on Market Street. Market Street parallels Main Street (U.S. 40) one block north. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesville OH 43701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Muskingum County Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
4. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
from this marker); Muskingum County Iraqi Conflicts Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Bicentennial Legacy Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Y-Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Architect Cass Gilbert (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lodge of Amity No. 5 Free and Accepted Masons (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post #29 Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
5. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
away); a different marker also named Y-Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Zanesville.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesWar, KoreanWar, US CivilWar, VietnamWar, World IIWars, US Indian
 
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
6. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Sponsors Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
7. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Sponsors
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
8. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial
Muskingum River in background.
 
 
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