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

In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic

A Flag Pole with Drinking Fountain

 

— In Greenville City Park —

 
In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
1. In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker
Close up, showing art work and text
Inscription.  Erected in memory of the Grand Army of the Republic by the Daughters of Union Veterans Tent O8
 
Erected 1946 by Daughters of Union Veterans Tent O8.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 6.552′ N, 84° 37.426′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Ohio, in Darke County. Memorial is on East Main Street (Ohio Route 121) 0.1 miles west of East Park Drive, on the right when traveling west. marker is in Greenville City Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 910 E Main St, Greenville OH 45331, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gold Star Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); 1793 -1934 Greene Ville (a few steps from this marker); Water Street Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Annie Oakley 1926 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Anthony Wayne Flag Pole (approx. 0.6 miles away); Treaty of Greene Ville Peace s (approx. 0.6 miles away); Treaty of Greene Ville 1795 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Greene-Ville (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
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In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
2. In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker
Survey medallion on top of marker
Daughters of Union Veterans
 
In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
3. In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker
Full view of the marker. Note bronze fountain spout and drain cup. There are two, on opposite sides of the column.
In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
4. In Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic Marker
The marker can be seen at a distance. Looking north from the "Headquarters Sundial", Gold Star Mother's Veterans Monument is on the right, this monument to the left, with flagpole.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 19, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on October 2, 2020, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 19, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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