St. Paris in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial
who answered their Country's call
in the World War Apr. 6. 1917-Nov. 11. 1918
Saint Paris Johnson Twp.
When the service flag has faded, and the hands that it caressed have been folded calm and peaceful on each Mother's loving breast, then the torch they passed unto us, we will bear forever on. With our lives we will defend it, we like they will carry on.
Erected by St. Paris and Johnson Township.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 40° 7.643′ N, 83° 57.812′ W. Marker is in St. Paris, Ohio, in Champaign County. Memorial is on Jefferson Street near Plum Street, on the left when traveling north. Memorial is on the Veterans Walk in Harmon Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Paris OH 43072, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II MemorialSite of Walborn & Riker Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Paris (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named St. Paris (approx. one mile away); A. B. Graham (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lena (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Paris.
Regarding St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial. Includes honor roll of township men who served, denoting war dead with an engraved star next to the name.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,158 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.