Perrysburg in Wood County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry
“We Have Met The Enemy And They Are Ours”
Location. 41° 33.634′ N, 83° 37.806′ W. Marker is in Perrysburg, Ohio, in Wood County. Marker is at the intersection of Front Street (Ohio Route 65) and Louisiana Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Front Street. Touch for map. This historical marker is affixed to the backside of the monument that is the featured historical landmark for the downtown Perrysburg business district. The monument is located at the northern end of the main business street through downtown Perrysburg, on the high ground overlooking the Maumee River. Marker is in this post office area: Perrysburg OH 43551, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Perrysburg / Perrysburg Plat Map (within shouting distance of this marker); History Happened Here (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Wood County Jail (approx. 0.4 miles away); to Fort Stephenson / to Fort Meigs (approx. 0.7 miles away but has been reported missing); to Fort Meigs / to Fort Meigs (approx. 0.7 miles away but has been reported missing); The Maumee and Western Reserve Road / Turnpike Milestones (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of Fort Miami (approx. 0.8 miles away but has been reported missing); A Strategic Location (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Perrysburg.
Categories. • Notable Persons • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,436 times since then and 133 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 8, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.