Preble County Vietnam Veterans Memorial
The 13 known men from Preble County who made the supreme sacrifice for their country in the Vietnam War.
Blankenship, Edgar William, SP4, Army, 19 years of age, March 13, 1968, Lewisburg Brown, David Allen, SP4, Army, 18 years of age, April 26, 1968, West Manchester Bruce, Ronald Dwight, SP4, Army, 22 years of age, April 18, 1967, West Alexandria Cravens, Danny Carol, P.F.C., Marine Corps, 19 years of age, Sept. 18, 1969, West Alexandria Dennull, Edward Michael, SP4, Army, 18 years of age, July 21, 1969, Lewisburg Goins, Gordon L., CPL., Army, 23 years of age, Jan. 10, 1968, Eaton Green, Melvin Ricky, SP4, Army, 20 years of age, Nov. 29, 1968, New Paris Hand, William Harry, Sgt., Army, 21 years of age, Aug. 20, 1969, Lewisburg Klink, James Marion, SP4, Army, 21 years of age, Nov. 3, 1966, New Paris Koons, Dale Francis, Capt., Air Force, 25 years of age, Dec. 26, 1971, Eaton LeFever, Douglas Paul, Maj., Air Force, 26 years of age, Nov. 5, 1969, West Manchester Lincoln, Gary Gene, P.F.C., Army, 23 years of age, Oct. 17, 1967, Eaton McGhee, Demnis Oliver, SP4, Army,
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
Location. 39° 44.45′ N, 84° 39.183′ W. Marker is in Eaton, Ohio, in Preble County. Memorial can be reached from Camden Road (Ohio Route 355) south of West Main Street (Ohio Route 122), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 911 W Main St, Eaton OH 45320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Fort St. Clair (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Physicians in the Indian Wars / Roster of Physicians in the Indian Wars (approx. Ό mile away); Preble County Veterans Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); The Whispering Oak (approx. Ό mile away); Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); Mary Lander (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eaton.
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