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Willoughby in Lake County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial

 
 
A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2011
1. A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Presented
to
The Village of Willoughby
by the surviving members
of A.Y. Austin Post G.A.R.
Aug 17, 1900
Thos. Cox F. Hardaker
W.H. Cowan J.O. Humphrey
Thos. Dodd C.W. Holmes
C.J. Davis S.F. Hills
J.S. Ellen J. Nodine
A. Elliot W. Quigley
H.R. Goodrich J. Saxton

 
Erected 1900 by A.Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R.
 
Location. 41° 38.358′ N, 81° 24.408′ W. Marker is in Willoughby, Ohio, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of Euclid Avenue (U.S. 20) and River Road (Ohio Route 174), on the left when traveling south on Euclid Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in Wes Point Park (the public square). Marker is in this post office area: Willoughby OH 44094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willoughby Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Willoughby Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Willoughby University of Lake Erie Medical College 1834-1847 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Four Institutions of Learning (about 400 feet away);
A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2011
2. A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial and Marker
Airborne Memorial Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kirtland Temple (approx. 2.5 miles away); Front Porch Campaign (approx. 3.3 miles away); Campaign Office (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Willoughby.
 
Also see . . .  Ohio G.A.R. Posts by County. (Submitted on November 4, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Cannon Marks on Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2011
3. Cannon Marks on Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial
Cannon Date on Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2011
4. Cannon Date on Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial
A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 9, 2011
5. A. Y. Austin Post 74, G.A.R. Memorial
River Road on left
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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