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Washington Court House in Fayette County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fayette County World War Memorial

 
 
Fayette County World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
1. Fayette County World War Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected to
those from Fayette County
who served their country
in the World War

Dedicated Nov. 11, 1927

1917 • Fayette’s Sons — They Gave Their All • 1918
George W. Allen • Ralph Barlett • Jennings Bland • Harry H. Brown • Wilmer H. Brown • John Burke • Owen Caplinger • Ralph Chilcote • Will Denney • Ray Archie Dixon • Clarence Downer • Addison Funk • Ray B. Hamm • Arley Griffith • Clarence Hard • Fred Backenstoe Hillery • Paul H. Hughey • Walter W. Huchison • Cash Knisley • Loren Koontz • Henry Larkin • Charles A. Lones

Carl Lloyd • Werter Mann • Clarence Maxwell • Donald Michael • Homer Perdue • Fred Sammons • Frank Skyles • Russell McKinley Smith • Howard A. Sommers • Howard Spence • Wesley Sword • Earl Thomas • Amos Thornton Jr. • Mallie Vance • Ray Vanniman • Fred C. Walls • Glenn Whaley • Buryl Williams • John Williams • Pearl Williamson • Herbert Wills • Lester Woodruff

Dedicated with ceremonies, May 27th 1919, to the brave boys of Fayette County who served in the World War
 
Erected 1927 by the people
Fayette County World War Memorial 1927 Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
2. Fayette County World War Memorial 1927 Dedication
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this page online
of Fayette County. Honor roll tablets that flank the monument were dedicated in 1919 by the people of Fayette County with War Chest funds.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 39° 32.167′ N, 83° 26.382′ W. Marker is in Washington Court House, Ohio, in Fayette County. Memorial is at the intersection of Court Street (U.S. 22/62) and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on Court Street. Marker is on the SE courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington Court House OH 43160, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fayette County Court House / Washington Court House Riot of 1894 (here, next to this marker); War Savings Quota (a few steps from this marker); Fayette County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Washington Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War Veterans Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); 104mm German Cannon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Bicentennial Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington Court House.
 
More about this memorial. The original Honor Roll tablets may have been initially placed in another location before being rededicated in 1927.
 
Fayette County World War Memorial, Honor Roll on the left image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, March 5, 2021
3. Fayette County World War Memorial, Honor Roll on the left
Fayette County World War Memorial, Honor Roll on the right image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, March 5, 2021
4. Fayette County World War Memorial, Honor Roll on the right
Fayette County World War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
5. Fayette County World War Memorial Dedication
Fayette County World War Memorial Battles image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
6. Fayette County World War Memorial Battles
Fayette County World War Memorial Battles image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
7. Fayette County World War Memorial Battles
Fayette County World War Memorial Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2009
8. Fayette County World War Memorial Detail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,013 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on March 7, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.   5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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