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Spencerville's US War Casualties

1775 To Presant

 
 
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By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
1. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
Side 1
Inscription.  
Military Action • Hostile Deaths • Wounded • Non-Hostile Deaths

Revolutionary War (1775-1783) • 6,824 • 8,445 • 18,500
Indian War (1789-1898)
• Soldiers • 2,125 • 2156 • N/A
• Indians • 4,000 • N/A • N/A
Franco-American Naval War (1798-18 00) • 20 • 42 • N/A
Barbary Wars (1801-05, 1815) • 35 • 64 • N/A
USS Chesapeake Vs. HMS Leopard (1807) • 3 • 18 • 0
War of 1812 (1812-1815) • 2,260 • 4,505 • 524+
Marquesas Islands (1813-14) • 5 • 3 • N/A
Slave Attack in Florida (1816) • 4 • 0 • 0
Peru (1820) • 2 • 6 • 0
West Indies (1822-25) • 4 • 5 • N/A
Aegean Sea (1827) • 1 • 0 • 0
Sumatra (1832) • 2 • 11 • N/A
Texas War of Independence (1835-36) • 704 • 138 • N/A
Mexican War (1846-48) • 1,733 • 4,152 • 11,550
Paraguay (1855) • 1 • 0 • 0
China (1855-59) • 14 • 31 • N/A
Fiji (1840, 1855, 1858) • 3 • 9 • NA
"Cortina war"/Texas Border (1859-60) • 4 • 18 • N/A
Vera Cruz, Mexico (1860) • 1 • 3 • 0
Civil War (1861-65) • 204,070 • 382,881 • 413,952
• Union • 110,070 • 281,881 • 249,952
• Confederate • 94,000 • 101,000 • 164,000
Japan

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By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
2. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
Side 2
(1863) • 4 • 6 • N/A
Formosa (1867) • 1 • 0 • N/A
Mexico (1870) • 2 • 8 • N/A
Korea (1871) • 3 • 13 • 1
Chile (1891) • 2 • 18 • 0
Spanish-American War (1898) • 362 • 1,637 • 2,621
Philippines War (1899-1902) • 1,053 • 2,840 • 3,220
Samoa (1899) • 4 • 5 • 0
China Boxer Rebellion (1900) • 53 • 253 • 51
Moro Campaigns (1902-06, 1913) • 130 • 300 • N/A
Dominican Republic (1904) • 1 • 0 • 0
Mexican Border (1911-1919) • 20 • N/A • N/A
Nicaragua (1912) • 5 • 16 • N/A
Vera Cruz (1914) • 19 • 69 • N/A
Haiti (1915-20) • 10 • 26 • 136
Dominican Republic (1916-1922) • 20 • 50 • 124
Mexico Punitive Expedition (1916) • 19 • 30 • 9
World War I (1917–1918) • 53,513 • 204,002 • 63,195
North Russia Expedition (1918-1919) • 146 • 307 • 100
Siberia Expedition (1918-1920) • 48 • 52 • 122
Nicaragua (1927-32) • 48 • 68 • 89
Yangtze Service, China (1918-1941) • 5 • 71 • N/A
North Atlantic Naval War (1941) • 126 • 44 • 15
World War II (1941-45) • 293,121 • 670,846 • 115,185
• European Theater • 185,179 • 498,846 • 115,185
• Pacific Theater • 107,903 • 171,898 • 48,380
Trieste/Italy (1944-46) • 9 • 14 • N/A
Chinese Civil War (1945-47) • 12 • 42 • 22
Cold War (1944-94) • 382 • N/A • N/A
Philippines (1946, 1951) • 8 • N/A • N/A
Greek Civil War (1946-49)
Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
3. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
• 1 • 1 • 2
Korean War (1950-53) • 33,741 • 103,284 • 2,827
Quemoy and Matsu (1954) • 3 • N/A • N/A
Lebanon (1958) • 1 • 1 • 4
Bay of Pigs, Cuba (1961) • 4 • 0 • N/A
Laos (1961-62) • 11 • 3 • 3
Vietnam War (1961-73) • 47,415 • 153,303 • 10,789
Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) • 1 • 0 • 8
Panama Canal Riots (1964) • 3 • 85 • N/A
Dominican Republic (1965-66) • 27 • 172 • 20
Guatemala (1965-68) • 4 • 2 • 0
Korea DMZ (1966-69) • 89 • 131 • 814
USS Liberty off Israel (1967) • 34 • 171 • 0
Terrorism (1970-1998) • 73 • 227 • 0
Marquez-Cambodia/Koh Tang Is. (1975) • 18 • 50 • 23
Iran (1980) • 0 • 0 • 8
Lebanon (1982-84) • 266 • 169 • 2
Grenada (1983) • 10 • 152 • 9
El Salvador (1983-91) • 9 • 35 • 11
South West Africa (1984) • 1 • 0 • 0
Honduras (1984, 1989) • 1 • 28 • N/A
Libya (1986) • 2 • 0 • 0
USS Stark-Persian Gulf (1987) • 37 • 21 • 0
Persian Gulf (1987-88) • 2 • 10 • 14
Panama (1989-90) • 23 • 240 • 18
Persian Gulf War (1990-91) • 146 • 467 • 228
• Operation Desert Shield • 0 • 0 • 108
• Operation Desert Storm • 146 • 467 • 120
Aircraft Shoot-Down, Peru (1992) • 1 • 5 • 0
Somalia (1992-94) • 30 • 175 • 14
Haiti (1994) • 1 • 3 • 2
Khobar Towers/Saudi Arabia (1996) • 19 • 66 • 0
U.S. Embassy/Kenya (1998) • 3 • 0 • 0
Kosovo
Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
4. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
(1999) • 1 • 16 • 10
USS Cole/Yemen (2000) • 17 • 39 • 10
Terrorist Attacks (2001-02) • 57 • N/A
Afghanistan War (2001-
Iraq War (2003-

 
Erected 2012.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 40° 42.71′ N, 84° 21.231′ W. Marker is in Spencerville, Ohio, in Allen County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Main Street (Ohio Route 117) and West 6th Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 328 N Main St, Spencerville OH 45887, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Spencerville Veterans Memorial Bench (here, next to this marker); Spencerville VFW Clown Unit Veterans Memorial Bench (here, next to this marker); Deep Cut Lodge I.O.O.F. 311 Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); War of 1812 (here, next to this marker); Spencerville Area Veterans Memorial Park (here, next to this marker); Spencerville Schools Veterans Memorial Bench (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War (a few steps from this marker); War On Terror (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spencerville.
 
Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
5. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 18, 2019
6. Spencerville's US War Casualties Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 8, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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