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Covington in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Covington American Legion Monument

 
 
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
1. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
close up of marker. NOTE the name- A.B.Cole, the namesake of the Legion Post. This name is enshrined in downtown Covington on the WWI marker.
Inscription.  
Thanks God for the
sacrificial service of
our armed forces
with special recognition
to the members of
A.B.Cole, Post #80
“Freedom Isn’t Free”

 
Erected by A.B.Cole, Post #80.
 
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 40° 7.798′ N, 84° 21.272′ W. Marker is in Covington, Ohio, in Miami County. Memorial is on North High Street (Ohio Route 48), on the right when traveling north. marker is in Highland Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6505 Ohio 48, Covington OH 45318, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Covington Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Covington World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War I Roll of Honor (a few steps from this marker); Michael Ingle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Covington Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); Commemorating Passage of the Lincoln Funeral Train
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(approx. half a mile away); Fort Rowdy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Buchanan (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
Additional keywords. American Legion
 
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
2. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
full view of marker
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
3. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
marker can be seen at a distance. Note the stairway, each rung is an inscribed stone.
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
4. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
Memorial Map, in the area. Again, note the name A.B. Cole
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
5. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
one of the stair treads
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 17, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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