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

Defiance Native

Sam Hornish, Jr.

 
 
Sam Hornish, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, June 9, 2018
1. Sam Hornish, Jr. Marker
Inscription.  Accomplished his boyhood dream in taking the checkered flag of the Indianapolis 500. 90th running May 28, 2006 Indianapolis 500 Winning Driver
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EntertainmentRoads & VehiclesSports. A significant historical date for this entry is May 28, 2006.
 
Location. 41° 17.378′ N, 84° 21.602′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Marker is on East River Drive (Ohio Route 424) just east of Clinton Street (Ohio Route 18), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 113 E River Dr, 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. You Are On The Buckeye Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Defiance Rotary Club 75th Anniversary (about 400 feet away); Pontiac Park (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named You Are On The Buckeye Trail (about 500 feet away); Fort Defiance (about 500 feet away); Bark Cabin Home of Coohcoohe (approx. 0.2 miles away); French Indian Apple Tree
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Pontiac Birthplace (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
Defiance Native Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Doda, April 1, 2019
2. Defiance Native Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2021, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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