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

Navy

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Whitehouse Navy Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, March 22, 2020
1. Whitehouse Navy Memorial
Inscription.  The U.S. Navy was formed by a resolution of the Continental Congress on October 13, 1775. They were briefly disbanded at the end of the American Revolutionary War but were permanently reformed with the Naval Act on March 27, 1794. The U.S. Navy is the world's largest naval force in terms of manpower On, above, and below the water, the Navy is America's forward deployed force and is a major deterrent to aggression around the world.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraMilitary. A significant historical date for this entry is March 27, 1794.
 
Location. 41° 31.121′ N, 83° 48.225′ W. Marker is in Whitehouse, Ohio, in Lucas County. Memorial is on Providence Street (Ohio Route 64) just south of Maumee Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6710 Providence St, Whitehouse OH 43571, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coast Guard (here, next to this marker); Marine Corps (here, next to this marker); Whitehouse Air Force Memorial (here, next to this marker); Army (here, next to this marker); Whitehouse Veterans Memorial Park
Whitehouse Navy Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, March 22, 2020
2. Whitehouse Navy Memorial
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(a few steps from this marker); Korean War (a few steps from this marker); World War II (a few steps from this marker); World War I (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whitehouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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