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Barberton in Summit County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Freedom Tree

 
 
The Freedom Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 8, 2011
1. The Freedom Tree Marker
Inscription.

With the vision of universal freedom
for all mankind
this tree is dedicated to
Lt. Col. Richard Keirn
and all
Prisoners of War
and
Missing in Action

 
Erected 1973.
 
Location. 41° 0.923′ N, 81° 36.735′ W. Marker is in Barberton, Ohio, in Summit County. Marker is at the intersection of 6th Street NW and Paige Avenue, on the right when traveling north on 6th Street NW. Click for map. Memorial is near the Barberton Military Honor Roll in Lake Anna Park. Marker is in this post office area: Barberton OH 44203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Freedom Tree (here, next to this marker); Barberton Military Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Staff Sergeant Howard E. Woodford (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Freedom Tree (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Freedom Tree (a few steps from this marker); Glenn "Jeep" Davis (about 600 feet away, measured
The Freedom Tree and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 8, 2011
2. The Freedom Tree and Marker
in a direct line); Ohio Columbus Barber (approx. 0.2 miles away); PPG Industries in Barbeton (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Barberton.
 
Also see . . .  Military Times Hall of Valor. (Submitted on October 28, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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