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Near Mechanicsburg in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Maple Grove Civil War Memorial

 
 
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
1. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
close up, showing text, south side
Inscription.
(south side)
Gettysburg (above)
1861- 1865
erected by the
Ladies Memorial
Association
Mechanicsburg,
in honor of
the brave men
whose valor saved
the Union.

(west side)
(Shiloh above)
Our country’s
defenders
may their example
speak to coming generations

(north side)
(Atlanta above)
This monument is
a proof and symbol
that our soldier
and sailor heroes
are not forgotten

(east side)
(Vicksburg above)
He who goes to war
from patriotic
motives
is worthy of
honor and esteem

 
Erected by Ladies Memorial Association Mechanicsburg.
 
Location. 40° 3.656′ N, 83° 33.916′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsburg, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is on Catawba-Mechanicsburg Rd (County Route 183). Click for map. marker is at the center hill circle of Maple Grove Cemetery. Main entrance to cemetery is on Co Rd 183 from the west. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5528 Catawba-Mechanicsburg Rd, Mechanicsburg OH 43044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Maple Grove World War Memorial (within shouting distance
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
2. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
close up, showing text; west side
of this marker); Maple Grove Spanish American War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Roy Hopkins (approx. 0.9 miles away); W.W. I Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Addison White (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church (approx. one mile away); Second Baptist Church (approx. one mile away); Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mechanicsburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
3. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
close up, showing text; north side
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
4. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
close up showing text; east side
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
5. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
full view of marker
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
6. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
marker can be seen at a distance
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
7. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
the cannon
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
8. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
muzzle of the piece
Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 26, 2015
9. Maple Grove Civil War Memorial Marker
the statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 119 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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