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

War Memorials

Marion County Courthouse

 
 
War Memorials image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 1, 2021
1. War Memorials
In the center, framed in stone, is the World War II plaques. On the left is the Korean War tablets, with the Vietnam war tablets on the right. Click on image to zoom in to read the names.
Inscription.  
In Memoriam
(list of names)
World War II
SSG Shannon M Smith
OEF / OIF

(list of names)
Korea

(list of names)
Vietnam

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 35.337′ N, 83° 7.72′ W. Marker is in Marion, Ohio, in Marion County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Main Street (Ohio Route 4) and East Center Street (Ohio Route 95), on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Memorial wall faces Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion OH 43302, 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. The Marion County Trial of Bill Anderson (a few steps from this marker); Marion County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Norman Mattoon Thomas (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Marion Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cummins Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jacob's Well
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 1, 2021
2. World War II Memorial
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(approx. half a mile away); Marion Steam Shovel (approx. 0.7 miles away); NASA’s Crawler-Transporter Tread Shoe (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
 
Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 1, 2021
3. Korean War Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 1, 2021
4. Vietnam War Memorial
War Memorials, Marion County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 1, 2021
5. War Memorials, Marion County Courthouse
The memorials face Main Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 2, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.

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