Near Canal Winchester in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Franklin Hills Cemetery Veterans Section
and all Veterans who
unselfishly served their country
in time of need.
Dedicated July 4, 1979
Erected 1979 by American Legion Post 677.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1992.
Location. 39° 48.427′ N, 82° 49.428′ W. Marker is near Canal Winchester, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Winchester Southern Road near Elder Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is along the entrance lane leading to the cemetery flagpole. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canal Winchester OH 43110, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bloom Township War and Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bergstresser/Dietz Covered Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Ohio's Oldest Active School Old Canal Winchester School (1862 - 2007) (approx. 2½ miles away); Faith United Methodist Church (approx. 2½ miles away); Canal Winchester and the Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. 2.6 miles away); Stradley Place (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canal Winchester.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 24, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.