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

Piqua

Corporation Limit Marker

 
 
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By Craig Doda, August 24, 2019
1. Piqua Marker
Inscription.  Home of Don Gentile World War II Army Air Force Ace 1920-1951
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Markers Committee.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
 
Location. 40° 9.874′ N, 84° 15.337′ W. Marker is in Piqua, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (Ohio Route 66) and Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1796 Broadway, Piqua OH 45356, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Piqua Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); William H. Pitsenbarger (within shouting distance of this marker); Piqua's Vietnam Home Front / William H. Pitsenbarger (within shouting distance of this marker); Forest Hill Union Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial
Piqua Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Doda, August 24, 2019
2. Piqua Marker
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); United Spanish War Veterans (about 500 feet away); Prehistoric Indian Mound (approx. 0.9 miles away); Johnston Barn (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Piqua.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 27 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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