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

Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial

 
 
Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
1. Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  
In Memory of
Our Dead
Comrades.

They Stood Shoulder
to Shoulder
in Defence of
Our Country.

“With malice
toward none, with
charity for all,
with firmness
in the right.”

Erected by Alexander Post
No. 158 G.A.R.
Dep't of
Ohio 1884

 
Erected 1884 by Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Department of Ohio.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 9.891′ N, 84° 15.441′ W. Marker is in Piqua, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker can be reached from Broadway Riverside Drive (State Highway 66). Monument is in Forest Hill Union Cemetery, about 500 feet west of the cemetery office. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8660 Broadway Riverside Drive, Piqua OH 45356, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. United Spanish War Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Forest Hill Union Cemetery
In Memory of Our Dead Comrades. image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
2. In Memory of Our Dead Comrades.
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Piqua Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Piqua's Vietnam Home Front / William H. Pitsenbarger (about 600 feet away); Johnston Barn (approx. one mile away); Battle of Pickawillany (approx. one mile away); Pickawillany (approx. one mile away); John Johnston (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Piqua.
 
In Defence of Our Country. image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
3. In Defence of Our Country.
"With Malice Toward None" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
4. "With Malice Toward None"
Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Department of Ohio image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
5. Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Department of Ohio
Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
6. Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial Marker
Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 6, 2009
7. Alexander Post No. 158 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial
Spanish-American War Memorial in foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,090 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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