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Founding Members of the Morgan Township Fire Department

 
 
Founding Members of the Morgan Township Fire Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 3, 2009
1. Founding Members of the Morgan Township Fire Department Marker
Inscription.

Our Founding Members
Earl Bennett
Zelotes Brown
Homer Davis
Leonard Fagaly
Robert L. Kimball
Fred Mabis
Eli Parkhurst
Stanley Scheering
Carl Skjoldager
Frank L. Tompkins

This Fire Station is
dedicated in memory of
Chief Frank L. Tompkins
For his 34 years
of dedicated service
to the community of
Morgan Township
Served 1948 - 1982


 
Erected by Morgan Township Fire Department Volunteers.
 
Location. 39° 20.352′ N, 84° 44.527′ W. Marker is near Okeana, Ohio, in Butler County. Click for map. Marker is adjacent to the Morgan Township Fire Department's Okeana Station, about 0.2 miles NW of Chapel Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5654 Cincinnati-Brookville Road (Ohio Route 126), Okeana OH 45053, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1858 Morgan Township House / Copperheadism in Butler County (approx. 1.5 miles away); Paddy's Run (approx. 1.8 miles away); Birthplace of William Bebb (approx. 4 miles away); Bethel Chapel (approx.
Founding Members of the Morgan Township Fire Dept image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 3, 2009
2. Founding Members of the Morgan Township Fire Dept
Okeana Fire Station in background.
5.4 miles away); Dunlap's Station (approx. 5.7 miles away); Snow Hill Covered Bridge (approx. 6 miles away in Indiana); Morgan's Great Raid (approx. 7.1 miles away in Indiana); When the Civil War Came to Indiana (approx. 7.1 miles away in Indiana). Click for a list of all markers in Okeana.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkHeroesNotable Persons
 
Okeana Fire Station Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 3, 2009
3. Okeana Fire Station Dedication Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 935 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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