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Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients

State of Ohio, Montgomery County

 
 
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 14, 2009
1. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker
Inscription.
United States of America
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
State of Ohio, Montgomery County

Civil War
Downs, Henry W. Sgt. Winchester, Virginia 1864
James, Isaac, Pvt. Petersburg, Virginia 1865
James, John H. Capt. Mobile Bay, Alabama 1864
Matthews, John C. Cpl. Petersburg, Virginia 1865
Taggart, Charles A. Pvt. Deatonsville, Virginia 1865

Indian Campaigns
Geiger, George, Sgt. Little Big Horn, Montana 1876

Spanish American War
Field, Oscar W. Pvt. Cienfuegos, Cuba 1898

Philippine Insurrection
Bickham, Charles G. 1st Lt. Bayong, Phil. Is. 1902

World War II
Stein, Tony, Cpl. Iwo Jima 1945

Vietnam War
Davis, Sammy L. Sgt. Cay Lay, Viet. 1967
LaPointe, Joseph G., Jr. Sp.4 Quang Tin. Viet. 1969
Paul, Joe C. L. Cpl. Chu Lai, Viet. 1965
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 39° 45.784′ N, 84° 11.376′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of East 1st Street (State Highway 4) and North St. Clair Street, on the right when traveling west on East 1st
Memorial Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 14, 2009
2. Memorial Hall
Marker is in entry alcove on wall behind pillars.
Street. Click for map. Marker is on the front entrance alcove wall of the Montgomery County Veterans Memorial Hall, at the intersection of 1st Street and St. Clair Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 East 1st Street, Dayton OH 45402, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Still on Patrol (here, next to this marker); Montgomery County Civil War Memorial Hall (here, next to this marker); Montgomery County World War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Montgomery County Spanish-American War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Blue Star Mothers' Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1905 Wright Flyer III (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Birth of Aviation (about 400 feet away); Benjamin Van Cleve (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Dayton.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, VietnamWar, World IIWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,345 times since then and 9 times this year. Last updated on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 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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