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Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Navy Bicentennial

1775 - 1975

 
 
Navy Bicentennial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 11, 2009
1. Navy Bicentennial Marker
Inscription. In conjunction with the 200th year of the United States Navy, the Cleveland Navy Commands commemorate the Battle of Lake Erie as the most significant naval event to ensure the northern boundary of the United States on the eastern Great Lakes. It was enacted 57 miles northwest of Cleveland near Put-In-Bay, September 10, 1813.

Lake Erie Navy Bicentennial
October 13, 1975
 
Erected 1975.
 
Location. 41° 30.163′ N, 81° 41.858′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Lakeside Avenue east of West 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44114, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dear General, We have met the enemy and they are ours (within shouting distance of this marker); Com. Oliver Hazard Perry (within shouting distance of this marker); Near this site Fort Huntington was Erected (within shouting distance of this marker); The Burnham Mall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Stone Church (approx. mile away); The Ohio AFL-CIO
Navy Bicentennial Marker location Photo, Click for full size
By Christopher Busta-Peck, April 11, 2009
2. Navy Bicentennial Marker location
(approx. mile away); Ohio State Bar Association (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cuyahoga County Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cleveland.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
 
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