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Lorain in Lorain County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Quincy A. Gillmore

 
 
Quincy A. Gillmore Plaque image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, August 24, 2019
1. Quincy A. Gillmore Plaque
Inscription.  In memory of Quincy A. Gillmore, 1820–1888. Born on this farm. Major General in Union Army, Civil War 1861–1865.
 
Erected 1922 by Nathan Perry Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 27.715′ N, 82° 11.811′ W. Marker is in Lorain, Ohio, in Lorain County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Eria Avenue (U.S. 6) and Parkview Avenue. It is in Lakeview Park near Archwood Avenue, but the roads in the park are one-way so you must enter at Parkview Avenue and drive all the way through the park to the last parking area. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 W Erie Ave, Lorain OH 44052, 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. General Quincy Adams Gillmore (here, next to this marker); Lakeview Park War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Helen Steiner Rice (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lorain Tornado, 1924
Quincy A. Gillmore Monument image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, August 24, 2019
2. Quincy A. Gillmore Monument
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Trading Post (approx. 1.2 miles away); Founding of Lorain, Ohio (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lorain Station 100 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lorain West Breakwater Lighthouse / Saving the Lorain Lighthouse (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lorain.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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