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

Glouster Korea-Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Glouster Korea-Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 4, 2009
1. Glouster Korea-Vietnam War Memorial
Inscription.  
Korea
For those who made
the Supreme Sacrifice

Vietnam
For those who made
the Supreme Sacrifice

“Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind”
John F. Kennedy, United Nations, 1961.

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, Vietnam. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #35 John F. Kennedy series list.
 
Location. 39° 29.657′ N, 82° 5.134′ W. Marker is in Glouster, Ohio, in Athens County. Memorial is on High Street (Ohio Route 13), on the right when traveling south. Marker is about 100 yards south of Glouster Stadium. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glouster OH 45732, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hisylvania Coal Company Mine No. 22 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trimble Township War Memorial (about 400 feet away); Todd and Tony Carr Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Millfield Coal Mine Disaster
Glouster Korea-Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 4, 2009
2. Glouster Korea-Vietnam War Memorial
(approx. 4.3 miles away); Millfield Mine No. 6 - 1205 Disaster (approx. 4.3 miles away); Athens County Infirmary (approx. 7.2 miles away); Hemlock (approx. 7˝ miles away); Snake Ridge Lookout Tower (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glouster.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,339 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 23, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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