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Xenia in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial

1990 - 1991

 
 
Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
1. Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side A)
Inscription.

Dedicated to the men and women
who served in Operation
Desert Shield - Desert Storm

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Dedicated to those men and women
of Greene County who have served
in the Persian Gulf, and to those
who may serve in the future
We are proud of you.
November 11, 1991

 
Erected 1991 by Greene County - Operation Orange Ribbon, Xenia Chapter.
 
Location. 39° 41.156′ N, 83° 55.751′ W. Marker is in Xenia, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is at the intersection of Detroit Street (U.S. 68) and Market Street, on the right when traveling north on Detroit Street. Click for map. Monument is on the north grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 45 North Detroit Street, Xenia OH 45385, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greene County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); April 3, 1974 Xenia Tornado Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); War Savings Stamps (within shouting distance of this marker); 74th Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry (within
Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
2. Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side B)
shouting distance of this marker); Greene County War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galloway Log House / Xenia Tornado, April 3, 1974 (about 700 feet away); Galloway Cabin (about 700 feet away); Helen Hooven Santmyer (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Xenia.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm
 
Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
3. Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial Marker
Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
4. Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial
Greene County Courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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