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

Defiance County War Savings Quota

 
 
Defiance County War Savings Quota Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, January 20, 2021
1. Defiance County War Savings Quota Marker
Inscription.  
In recognition of
the patriotism of
the people of
Defiance County
who over subscribed their
War Savings Quota in 1918
this tablet is
gratefully erected by the
Ohio War Savings Committee

 
Erected by Ohio War Savings Committee.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWar, World I.
 
Location. 41° 17.212′ N, 84° 21.697′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Memorial is on Clinton Street (Ohio Route 18/424) just north of West 2nd Street (Ohio Route 18), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 221 Clinton St, Defiance OH 43512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Navy Armed Guard and Merchant Marine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Defiance County War Memorial Flame (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Courthouse Clocktower Bell
Defiance County War Savings Quota Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, January 20, 2021
2. Defiance County War Savings Quota Marker
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(a few steps from this marker); VFW Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1913 Flood (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Miami & Erie Canal Lock No. 37 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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