Mount Vernon in Knox County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Knox County Veterans Walk of Honor
Welcome to the Knox County Veterans Walk of Honor
Public Square Flag Pole
Dedicated: May 26, 2008
Erected 2008 by VFW of Ohio Charities, Amvets Memorial Post 95, Inc., and the City of Mount Vernon.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Military • Patriots & Patriotism. A significant historical date for this entry is May 26, 2008.
Location. 40° 23.608′ N, 82° 29.142′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon, Ohio, in Knox County. Marker is on Public Square, on the left when traveling east. Markers are in SW quadrant of public square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Vernon OH 43050, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ellamae Simmons, M.D. (1918-2019) / "The Goal Will Be Met, So Long As We Persevere" (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Vallandigham's Speech, 1863 Mary Ann Ball (within shouting distance of this marker); Mt. Calvary Baptist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mt. Cavalry Baptist Church (about 300 feet away); Jane Payne, M.D. (1825-1882) (about 700 feet away); Johnny Appleseed's Early Landholdings (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Vernon.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 20, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,121 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 20, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.