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

Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross

Army • Marines • Navy • Air Force • Coast Guard

 
 
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By TeamOHE, June 27, 2021
1. Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker
Inscription.  
This fallen soldier battle cross is dedicated to all the faithful men and women of Henry County who paid the ultimate sacrifice for their country and your freedom

To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan.
Abraham Lincoln

 
Erected by Henry County Veterans Service Commission, Commissioners: Robert Fuller, LeVerne Gerkin, Daniel Lights, Verlin Rice, Aaron Stevens, Brent H. Bischoff, Director/VSO - Julia A. Lerch VSO.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
 
Location. 41° 23.483′ N, 84° 7.414′ W. Marker is in Napoleon, Ohio, in Henry County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Washington Street and Monroe Street, on the right when traveling east on East Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 123 E Washington St, Napoleon OH 43545, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lloyd W. Franz Veterans Memorial Park (here, next to this marker);
Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 27, 2021
2. Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker
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Freedom Is Not Free (a few steps from this marker); Henry County's Fallen Heroes (a few steps from this marker); Henry County Sheriff's Office (within shouting distance of this marker); 123 East Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); 102 East Washington (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 221 East Washington (about 300 feet away); The Henry County Courthouse (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Napoleon.
 
Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 27, 2021
3. Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker
Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 27, 2021
4. Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker
Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, June 27, 2021
5. Fallen Soldiers Battle Cross Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 17, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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