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

Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2

Walk of History

 

— American Civil War —

 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 20, 2017
1. Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker
Inscription.  American Civil War 1861 – 1865 Union and Confederate served 3,263,000 killed 529,330 wounded 418,206 The American Civil War was a military conflict between the United States of America, (Union or Federals) and the Confederate States of America (Confederacy or Southern States). They fought over issues of states rights and the extension of slavery into the western territories. This war is sometimes referred to as “the War Between the States or the War of the Rebellion”. The world watched to see if this nation, conceived in liberty, would long endure. The “Emancipation Proclamation” issued by President Lincoln brought freedom to 4 million black slaves.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
 
Location. 39° 44.669′ N, 84° 3.398′ W. Marker is in Beavercreek, Ohio, in Greene County. Memorial is on Old North Fairfield Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dayton OH 45432, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 20, 2017
2. Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker
within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #1 (here, next to this marker); Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #3 (here, next to this marker); Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #4 (a few steps from this marker); First Courthouse of Greene County (approx. 3 miles away); Watervliet Shaker Community (approx. 3.1 miles away); Beaver Cemetery/Church Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Forward Air Controllers Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); 49th Fighter Group/Wing (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beavercreek.
 
Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 20, 2017
3. Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker
Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, November 20, 2017
4. Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #2 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 22, 2018, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 22, 2018, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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