Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Forest Lawn Veterans Memorial
The sacrifices of few ensured the freedom of many. A grateful community remembers those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States during times of war and peace, whose courage and personal sacrifices defended and preserved our freedom.
Medal of Honor Recipients for Franklin County
David Cockley Army
Oliver Colwell Army
Harry Davis Army
George Green Army
Joseph Gregg Army
Smith Larimer Army
William Longshore Army
David Orbansky Army
Wager Swayne Army
John Wilson Army
John Carr Army
John Green Army
Isaiah Mays Army
Daniel Miller Army
Edward Sharpless Army
Edward Ostermann Marine Corps
World War I
Edward Rickenbacker Army Air Corps
World War II
Lewis Hall Army
Herbert Thomas Marine Corps Reserve
Ronald Rosser Army
Brian Thacker Army
David Winder Army
Erected 2006 by Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 39° 58.957′ N, 82° 50.964′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Memorial can be reached from East Broad Street. Marker is located in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, opposite Mount Carmel East Medical Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5600 East Broad Street, Columbus OH 43213, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Port Columbus Airport Terminal (approx. 1.2 miles away); Norton Field (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Underground Railroad (approx. 2.3 miles away); Columbus Depot (approx. 2½ miles away); John Clark House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Log House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); Gahanna Veterans Memorial (approx. 3 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Military •
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