Enon in Clark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Mad River Township Civil War Memorial
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1865.
Location. 39° 52.896′ N, 83° 55.525′ W. Marker is in Enon, Ohio, in Clark County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Dayton-Springfield Road and Winding Drive. Marker is in Enon Cemetery, near its far eastern boundary, about 1000 feet straight back from cemetery entrance. Enon Cemetery is at intersection of Dayton-Springfield Road and Winding Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Enon OH 45323, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Enon Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Adena Mound Enon Ohio (approx. 0.4 miles away); Enon Adena Mound (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peckuwe Shawnee Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); The Battle of Piqua (approx. 2 miles away); The Battle of Piqua, or Picawey (approx. 2.1 miles away); General George Rogers Clark / TecumsehThe Keifer Cabin Site (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Enon.
Regarding Mad River Township Civil War Memorial. Marker's date of 1865 is probably the year the memorial was placed on display. Marker includes township dead from throughout the war, not just 1865: for example, Private Daniel Shank, Company I 44th Ohio Infantry, died of wounds at Knoxville TN on 18 January 1864; and Corporal Samuel Shellabarger, Company A 94th Ohio Infantry, died of disease at Murfreesboro TN on 4 March 1863.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,510 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on November 3, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.