Chillicothe in Ross County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Camp Sherman Memorial Park
In Memory Of
The thousands of men who under the guidance of A. Bentley & Sons of Toledo, Ohio, in two months transformed 2200 acres of farmland into a facility of 2000 buildings to be known as Camp Sherman. . .
Those thousands of men who in earlier days served in nearby army mobilizations, beginning with the War of 1812. . .
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Places • War, World I. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1917.
Location. 39° 21.316′ N, 83° 0.004′ W. Marker is in Chillicothe, Ohio, in Ross County. Marker is on Ohio Route 104, on the left when traveling northTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chillicothe OH 45601, 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. Camp Sherman (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp Bull (approx. half a mile away); Harold "Pat" White Jr. (approx. half a mile away); Story Mound (approx. 0.9 miles away); Effigy Pipes (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ceremonial Places (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cultural Transitions (approx. 1½ miles away); Elliptical Mound (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chillicothe.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,280 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on October 21, 2014, by Darryl R Smith of Cincinnati, Ohio. 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 24, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.