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Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial

Liberty

 
 
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
1. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to those from Beaverdam
& vicinity who served their country in the
war for the liberty of the world

1941 - 1945
To honor all men and women
of this community who nobly served
their country in World War II
and in memory of
Claude O. Yarger T/4
Killed in action November 24, 1944
Western Germany
This community reverently recognizes
their heroic deeds and noble sacrifices

[Elah E. Knepper also killed in action
or died in service]

 
Erected 1942 by the Community Patriotic Society.
 
Location. 40° 49.966′ N, 83° 58.558′ W. Marker is in Beaverdam, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is at the intersection of West Street/Napoleon Road and Lincoln Highway (Ohio Route 696), on the left when traveling north on West Street/Napoleon Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaverdam OH 45808, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Church Site Rockport Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); McKee's Hill (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Hog Creek Settlement (approx. 5.1
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
2. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear)
miles away); LaFayette - Jackson Township Civil War Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); P-39 Airacobra Crash Site (approx. 5.7 miles away); Site of the First Swiss Mennonite Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Columbus Grove Municipal Pool (approx. 7 miles away); The Henry Boose Site (approx. 7 miles away).
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
3. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial
At fire department.
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
4. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
5. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
6. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
7. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
8. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
9. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,525 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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