Fort Jennings in Putnam County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
War of 1812
[Text on Right Side];
Sept. and Oct. 1812
By Second Regiment
Of Kentucky Militia
Lt. Col. William
[Text on Back Side];
Fort Jennings Area
[Text on Left Side];
Lt. Col. J.B. Campbell
19th U.S. Infantry
Capt. Van McHenry
March 2, 1813
Erected 1976 by Fort Jennings Area.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War of 1812.
Location. 40° 54.183′ N, 84° 17.879′ W. Marker is in Fort Jennings, Ohio, in Putnam County. Memorial is on Ohio Route 189 east of Water Street Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Jennings OH 45844, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Fort Jennings (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Miami and Erie Canal (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Miami and Erie Canal (approx. 3.9 miles away); Miami and Erie Canal / Delphos (approx. 4½ miles away); Leslie C. Peltier (approx. 4.7 miles away); Lincoln Highway (approx. 6.6 miles away); 1833 Gomer, Ohio (approx. 7.3 miles away); First Putnam County Government Seat / Court Houses (approx. 7.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Fort Jennings. (Submitted on January 7, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. Fort Jennings, Ohio Historical Events. (Submitted on January 7, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 7, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on January 7, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.