Sidney in Shelby County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Civil War 1861 - 1865
Battery M, First Ohio
Volunteer Light Artillery
Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio.
Erected in 1938 by
George Hemm Jr.
in memory of
his parents and the pioneer
immigrant German settlers,
soldiers and sailors of the
Their magnificent support of
President Lincoln during
the Civil War saved the Union
1861 - 1865
Erected 1938 by George Hemm Jr.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 40° 16.561′ N, 84° 9.31′ W. Marker is in Sidney, Ohio, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 857 S Ohio Avenue, Sidney OH 45365, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Big Four Bridge (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gold Star Families Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sidney Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peoples Federal Savings and Loan Association Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Jail (approx. 0.6 miles away); US Bank (approx. 0.6 miles away); George W. Bush (approx. 0.6 miles away); Burkhart Building (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sidney.
Also see . . . Schultz's Battery. (Submitted on April 14, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,008 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 14, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.