Washington Court House in Fayette County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Fayette County World War Memorial
May 27th 1919.
To the brave boys of Fayette County
who served in the World War
those from Fayette County
who served their country
in the World War
Dedicated Nov. 11, 1927
[Includes an Honor Roll of County Dead]
They Gave Their All
George W. Allen • Ralph Barlett • Jennings Bland • Harry H. Brown • Wilmer H. Brown • John Burke • Owen Caplinger • Ralph Chilcote • Will Denney • Ray Archie Dixon • Clarence Downer • Addison Funk • Ray B. Hamm • Arley Griffith • Clarence Hard • Fred Backenstoe Hillery • Paul H. Hughey • Walter W. Huchison • Cash Knisley • Loren Koontz • Henry Larkin • Charles A. Lones • [second tablet names needed]
Erected 1919 by the People of Fayette County with War Chest Funds.
Location. 39° 32.167′ N, 83° 26.382′ W. Marker is in Washington Court House, Ohio, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street (U.S. 22/62) and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on Court Street. Click for map. Marker is on the SE courthouse grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Washington Court House OH 43160, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least War Savings Quota (a few steps from this marker); Fayette County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Washington Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Veterans Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); 104mm German Cannon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Bicentennial Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Morris Sharp House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington Court House.
More about this marker. The original Honor Roll tablets may have been initially placed in another location before being rededicated in 1927.
Categories. • 20th Century • Government • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • Political Subdivisions • War, World I •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 821 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of other Honor Roll panel. • Can you help?