Wapakoneta in Auglaize County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by The Ohio Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Air & Space. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1960.
Location. 40° 33.837′ N, 84° 10.393′ W. Marker is in Wapakoneta, Ohio, in Auglaize County. Marker is on Apollo Drive, on the right when traveling north. Marker is near the entrance to the Neil Armstrong Air and Space Museum, just northwest of the I-75 Exit 111 interchange. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wapakoneta OH 45895, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Apollo Command Module and Gemini Spacecraft Mock-ups (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wapakoneta Wapakoneta Hometown Of Neil Armstrong (approx. 0.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Dayton and Michigan Railroad (approx. one mile away); Wapakoneta All Wars Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wapakoneta.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,474 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on February 7, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. 4. submitted on July 18, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.