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Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial

1990 - 1991

 
 
Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side A) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
1. Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side A)
Inscription.  

Dedicated to the men and women
who served in Operation
Desert Shield - Desert Storm

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

Dedicated to those men and women
of Greene County who have served
in the Persian Gulf, and to those
who may serve in the future
We are proud of you.
November 11, 1991

 
Erected 1991 by Greene County - Operation Orange Ribbon, Xenia Chapter.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm.
 
Location. 39° 41.159′ N, 83° 55.757′ W. Marker is in Xenia, Ohio, in Greene County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Detroit Street (U.S. 68) and East Market Street, on the right when traveling north on North Detroit Street. Monument is on the north grounds of the Greene County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 45 North Detroit Street, Xenia OH 45385, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greene County Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Northwest Ordinance and U.S. Constitution Bicentennials Trees
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(a few steps from this marker); April 3, 1974 Xenia Tornado Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Greene County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph P. Foody (within shouting distance of this marker); War Savings Stamps (within shouting distance of this marker); 74th Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); Greene County War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Xenia.
 
Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side B) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
2. Desert Shield - Desert Storm Memorial (Side B)
Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
3. Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial Marker
Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2009
4. Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial
Greene County Courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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