Westerville in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
of those citizens who
have served in the
Armed Forces of the
United States of America.
Their courage and
dedication have preserved
the peace and freedom
of this great nation.
“History does not long entrust
the care of freedom to the weak
or the timid”
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Topics and series. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Military • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series list.
Location. 40° 7.186′ N, 82° 55.742′ W. Marker is in Westerville, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker can be reached from State Street (Ohio Route 3) 0 miles north of Bishop Drive, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located on grounds of former Ohio National Guard Armory, north of Westerville Post Office. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westerville OH 43081, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stoner House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Agnes Meyer Driscoll Westerville (approx. ¼ mile away); The Ohio to Erie Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Benjamin Russell Hanby (approx. 0.4 miles away); Heritage Green Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Temperance Row Historic District (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Benjamin R. Hanby (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westerville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 29, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 824 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 29, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.