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Fort Recovery in Mercer County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial

 
 
Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
1. Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial
close up, showing text
Inscription.
In Memory of
Our
Civil War
Veterans
1861 - 1865

Erected by
W.R.C. No. 338,
1935.

 
Erected 1935 by Women's Relief Corps No. 338.
 
Location. 40° 24.805′ N, 84° 46.54′ W. Marker is in Fort Recovery, Ohio, in Mercer County. Marker is on East Boundary Street east of Elm Street (Ohio Route 49), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located north of the obelisk in Monument Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 Boundary Street, Fort Recovery OH 45846, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Recovery Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Victor Grasson (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Clair's Defeat / Fort Recovery (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Richard Butler (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wayne's Victory (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Clair's Defeat (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Fort Recovery (approx. mile away); a different marker also named St. Clair's Defeat (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Recovery.
 
More about this marker. Often overlooked, in the shadow
Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
2. Fort Recovery Civil War Veterans Memorial
full view of marker
of multiple other monuments.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Monument Park, from Butler Street (St Rt 119) image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
3. Monument Park, from Butler Street (St Rt 119)
subject marker is on far side of obelisk
Grand Army of the Republic logo image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 9, 2010
4. Grand Army of the Republic logo
Grand Army of the Republic Badge image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, January 21, 2015
5. Grand Army of the Republic Badge
downloaded from archive
Women's Relief Corps Badge image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, January 21, 2015
6. Women's Relief Corps Badge
while the GAR dissolved in 1956, with the death of it's last member, the WRC continues to be active today. picture of badge downloaded from the organizations web-site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 22, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 22, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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