Downtown in Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
World War Memorial Bridge
to the memory of all persons
from Franklin County who
served in the World War
Erected 1921 by Columbus Camp No. 49, United Spanish War Veterans.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, Spanish-American • War, World I.
Location. 39° 57.697′ N, 83° 0.421′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. It is in Downtown. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 40) and Washington Boulevard, on the right when traveling west on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 West Broad Street, Columbus OH 43215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Memorial Bridge (here, next to this marker); Celebration of Life (a few steps from this marker); Scioto River Historical Marker (within shouting distance of this marker); Central High School (within shouting distance of this marker); Broad Street Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Grove (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Purple Heart Memorial (about 500 feet away); Evolution Of The Sioto River (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2023. It was originally submitted on September 4, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 669 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 4, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.