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Near Eaton in Preble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial

 
 
Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
1. Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Erected October 1922
by
Wm. H. Ortt.

Sacred to the memory of the soldiers who fought and died in the battle with the Indians at
Fort Saint Clair
November 6 1792.
                                        Wilcox

 
Erected 1922 by William H. Ortt.
 
Location. 39° 44.255′ N, 84° 39.314′ W. Marker is near Eaton, Ohio, in Preble County. Click for map. Memorial is in Fort St. Clair Park, 395 Camden Road (Ohio Route 355), near the Whispering Oak. Marker is in this post office area: Eaton OH 45320, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Whispering Oak (a few steps from this marker); Physicians in the Indian Wars / Roster of Physicians in the Indian Wars (within shouting distance of this marker); Preble County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort St. Clair (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
2. Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial
The Whispering Oak is to the right and the Physicians in the Indian Wars marker is to far right.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Mound Hill Cemetery Civil War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Monument at Mound Hill Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eaton.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryNative AmericansPatriots & PatriotismWars, US Indian
 
Fort St. Clair Park Entrance Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., February 15, 2009
3. Fort St. Clair Park Entrance
 
 
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