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Defiance County Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument

 
 
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By TeamOHE, April 5, 2019
1. Defiance County Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument
Inscription.  (side 1)
Erected & dedicated
to the memory of the
Soldiers & Sailors of
Defiance Co, Ohio July 4, 1886
Rededicated May 17, 1997

Fort Donelson, Tenn.
Feb. 14, 15 & 16, 1862

Shiloh, Tenn.
April 6 & 7, 1862

Corinth, Miss.
Oct. 3, 1862

Stone River, Tenn.
Dec. 31, 1862

(side 2)
Lincoln

Murfreesboro to Tullahoma, Tenn.
June 23 to 30, 1863

Jackson, Miss.
July 9 to 16, 1863

Vicksburg, Miss.
May 18 to July 4, 1863

Chickamauga, Ga.
Sept. 19 & 20, 1863

Wilderness, Va. May 5 & 6, 1864

Fredericksburg, Va. Dec 13, 1862
Rappahannock, Va. Nov. 7, 1863
Gettysburg, Pa. July 1 & 3, 1863

(side 3)
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Nov. 23 to 25, 1863

Resaca, Ga.
May 13 to 16, 1864

Dallas, Ga.
May 25 to June 4, 1864

Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. June 9 to 30, 1864

Defiance County Soldiers' and Sailors' Monumental Association
Officers
Charles A. Flickinger, President
John Crowe. Vice President
Frank C. Culley, Secretary
Geo. W. Deatrick, Asst.

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2. Defiance County Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument
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Secretary
Horace P. Miller, Treasurer

Directors
Charles A. Flickinger
Frank C. Culley, John Crowe
Geo. W. Deatrick, Edmund N. Lewis
Horace Miller
Orlando Dyarman

(side 4)
Farragut

Peachtree Creek, Ga.
July 20, 1864

Atlanta, Ga.
July 23 to 28, 1864

Jonesboro, Ga. Aug. 31, 1864

Nashville, Tenn.
Dec. 15 & 16, 1864

Spotsylvania C.H., Va.
May 8, 1864

Fair Oaks, Va. May 31, 1862
Savannah, Ga. Dec. 10 to 21, 1864
Richmond, Va. April 3, 1865

(Rededication plaque)
In grateful appreciation to those veterans, veterans organizations, civic groups, and distinguished citizens whose labors and financial support made possible the rededication of this memorial on May 17, 1997.

"To care for him who has born the battle.."
Abraham Lincoln
 
Erected 1886 by Defiance County Soldiers and Sailors' Monumental Association.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 41° 16.313′ N, 84° 22.675′ W. Marker is in Defiance, Ohio, in Defiance County. Memorial can be reached from South Clinton Street (Ohio Route 111) north of Bassard Drive, on the

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3. Defiance County Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument
right when traveling north. Located in Riverside Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1417 S 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. Charles Elihu Slocum, M.D. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Riverside Chapel (about 600 feet away); Riverside Cemetery Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Graves of Soldiers (approx. ¼ mile away); Route and Camp's (approx. ¼ mile away); William C. Holgate Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Alexander Sankey Latty House (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Henry Seither - Todd Taylor House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Defiance.
 
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4. Defiance County Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument
Rededication plaque image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, April 5, 2019
5. Rededication plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 11, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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