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Cadiz in Harrison County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Cadiz G.A.R. Memorial

 
 
Right Side of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, September 25, 2010
1. Right Side of Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected by
Comrades and Friends
To the Union Soliders
of 1861 to 1865.

J.S. McReady
Post No. 456
G.A.R.

 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 16.241′ N, 80° 59.253′ W. Marker is in Cadiz, Ohio, in Harrison County. Marker can be reached from Charleston Street 0.3 miles east of U.S. 250, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cadiz OH 43907, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clark Gable (approx. ¼ mile away); Bishop Matthew Simpson (approx. half a mile away); Harrison County Congressional Medal of Honorees (approx. half a mile away); Cadiz, Ohio (approx. 0.6 miles away); M101A1 105mm Towed Howitzers (approx. 5.4 miles away); New Athens, Ohio (approx. 5.8 miles away); Franklin College / Cornerstone of Civil Rights (approx. 5.8 miles
Left Side of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, September 25, 2010
2. Left Side of Memorial
away); Historic Hopedale / Clark Gable, "The King of Hollywood" (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cadiz.
 
More about this memorial. This war memorial is situated near the center of Union Cemetery in Cadiz, Ohio.
 
30-pdr Parrott Rifle image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, September 25, 2010
3. 30-pdr Parrott Rifle
The memorial is topped by a 30-pdr Parrott Rifle. It is registry number 147, cast in 1862 by West Point Foundry.
GAR Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, September 25, 2010
4. GAR Memorial
Section of the Cemetery with the Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, September 25, 2010
5. Section of the Cemetery with the Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 734 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 30, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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