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St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial

 
 
St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
1. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial
Inscription.
In memory of those who
died for us in World War II:
Niece, Robert Richeson, Herman Rush, Ralph M. Cretors, Robert K. Leasure, Karl Mott, Garner Peacock, Eldon D.

To the memory of those who served in World War II this symbol is erected to immortalize the honor, respect and gratitude of a people.

Through their sacrifices our world has once again been assured of freedom of speech, freedom of want, freedom of fear, and freedom of worship.

Dedicated this Eleventh Day of November 1946
 
Erected 1946 by Citizens of St. Paris and Johnson Township.
 
Location. 40° 7.65′ N, 83° 57.812′ W. Marker is in St. Paris, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Plum Street, on the right when traveling north on Jefferson Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the Veterans Walk in Harmon Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Paris OH 43072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from
St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial - Honor Roll of Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
2. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial - Honor Roll of Dead
this marker); Site of Walborn & Riker Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. 0.3 miles away); A. B. Graham (approx. 2.9 miles away); Kiser Lake (approx. 3.9 miles away); Brown Township School District #6 (approx. 4.4 miles away); Christiansburg Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Paris.
 
Regarding St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial. Marker includes roll call of township men and women who served.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
3. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial Dedication
St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
4. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial Dedication
Veterans Walk image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
5. Veterans Walk
(l-r) Korea/Vietnam Memorial, World War I Memorial, World War II Memorial
Harmon Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
6. Harmon Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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