Near Eaton in Preble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ortt's Preble County Civil War Memorial
Wm. H. Ortt
Sacred to the memory
of his comrades of
the Civil War from
Preble County Ohio
Erected 1931 by William H. Ortt.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1931.
Location. 39° 44.398′ N, 84° 39.173′ W. Marker is near Eaton, Ohio, in Preble County. Marker can be reached from Camden Road (State Highway 355), on the right when traveling south. Monument is in Fort St. Clair Park about 200 feet from park entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 395 Camden Road, Eaton OH 45320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Preble County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Fort St. Clair (about 800 feet away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Physicians in the Indian Wars / Roster of Physicians in the Indian Wars (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Whispering Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ortt Fort Saint Clair Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Preble County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Lander (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eaton.
Also see . . . Ortt's Civil War Memorial. SIRIS entry for the memorial. (Submitted on May 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,428 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.