Sunbury in Delaware County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial
The nation which forgets its defenders will itself be forgotten
Duty Honor Country
These heroes endured all and gave all that justice among nations might prevail and that mankind might enjoy freedom and inherit peace
Worse than death is to be forgotten
Let us never forget
Erected 2007 by Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial Committee.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 2nd Iraq • War, Afghanistan.
Location. 40° 14.612′ N, 82° 51.725′ W. Marker is in Sunbury, Ohio, in Delaware County. Memorial is on Cherry Street (Ohio Route 37), on the left when traveling west. Memorial is between Burrer Drive and Evening Street, south across Cherry Street from the Sunbury Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sunbury OH 43074, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sunbury Veterans Memorial (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Major General William Starke Rosecrans / Glacial Erratics (about 800 feet away); Sunbury, Ohio / Sunbury Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Galena War Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); Galena (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hoover Reservoir (approx. 2.2 miles away); Birthplace of Gen. Wm. S. Rosecrans (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunbury.
Also see . . . Ohio Fallen Heroes. (Submitted on June 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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