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Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients

State of Ohio, Licking County

 
 
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
1. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker
Inscription.  
United States of America
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
State of Ohio, Licking County

Civil War
Hanna, Milton              Sergeant         Tennessee      1863
Inscho, Leonidas H.     1st Lt             Maryland        1862
Morey, Delano             Private           Virginia           1862
Shellenberger, John      Corporal         Virginia          1864

Indian Campaigns
Wilson, Milden H.       Ordnance Sgt.   Montana     1877

Mexican Campaign
Beasley, Harry C.    Seaman     Vera Cruz, Mexico    1914

WWII
Mayfield, Melvin    Corporal   Luzan Cordillera Mts    1945
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, World IIWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1877.
 
Location. 40° 3.463′ N, 82° 24.026′ W. Marker is in Newark, Ohio, in Licking
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County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Park Place, on the left when traveling south on 2nd Street. Marker is on wall of Licking County Adminstration Building, near main entrance. Building is across street SE of courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 South 2nd Street, Newark OH 43055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Donald D. Hill County Administration Building (here, next to this marker); The Licking County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Canal Market District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Footpaths & Waterways (about 300 feet away); Welcome to the Streetscape & History Walk (about 300 feet away); The National Road (about 400 feet away); In loving memory of Herbert A. Odle (about 400 feet away); Ohio & Erie Canal (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
 
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
2. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker
On wall under building overhang.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,734 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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