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Zanesville in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
1. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial
Inscription.  
Alfred Ransbottom
Civil War - Army
2-24-1865

Robert B. Brown
Civil War - Army
3-27-1890

George A. Lloyd
Civil War - Army
4-16-1891

William E. Richey
Civil War - Army
11-9-1893

William H. Longshore
Civil War - Army
8-10-1894

William C. Bryan
Indian
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
2. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
War - Army
7-23-1900

Forrest Everhart
WWII - Army
9-10-1945

Melvin Mayfield
WWII - Army
5-31-1946

Ronald E. Rosser
Korean War - Army
7-7-1952

Ted Belcher
Vietnam - Army
12-8-1968
This monument to those awarded the Medal of Honor was made possible through the cooperation of the veterans organizations of Muskingum County.

Dedicated May 25, 1998

Designed by Roger Peros
Mudgett's Monuments
 
Erected 1998 by Muskingum County Veterans Organizations
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
3. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
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Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesWar, KoreanWar, US CivilWar, VietnamWar, World IIWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list.
 
Location. 39° 56.554′ N, 82° 0.664′ W. Marker is in Zanesville, Ohio, in Muskingum County. Memorial can be reached from Market Street, on
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
4. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
the right when traveling west. Memorial is in Zane's Landing Park along the Muskingum River, at the west end of Market Street. The memorial flagpole can be seen to northwest when traveling west on Market Street. Market Street parallels Main Street (U.S. 40) one block north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zanesville OH 43701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Muskingum County Vietnam War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Muskingum County Iraqi Conflicts Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Bicentennial Legacy Monument (within shouting distance of this marker);
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
5. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
Y-Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Architect Cass Gilbert (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Y-Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lodge of Amity No. 5 Free and Accepted Masons (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post #29 Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zanesville.
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
6. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Recipients
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
7. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial Sponsors
Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 8, 2009
8. Muskingum County Medal of Honor Memorial
Muskingum River in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,723 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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