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Greenville in Darke County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Darke County Civil War Monument

 
 
Darke County Civil War Monument (south side) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
1. Darke County Civil War Monument (south side)
Inscription.  south side
Erected & donated A.D. 1903
by Frank McWhinney & wife
in honor and memory
of the Union soldiers
of Darke County, Ohio,
living or dead, who served
in the War of 1861-1865.
Also, of all soldiers
of Darke County, Ohio,
who served the United States
in any of its wars.

west side
The muffled drum’s
sad roll has beat
the soldiers last tattoo
no more on life’s parade
shall meet
the fallen brave and true
on fame’s eternal
camping ground
their silent tents are spread
and glory guards
with solemn round
the bivouac of the dead

north side
By the services
of the Union soldiers
all persons
of the United States
were made free!
and every star retained
on the Nation’s flag.

east side
Now sleep the brave,
who sink to rest,
by all their
country’s wishes blest.
 
Erected 1903 by Mr & Mrs Frank McWhinney.
 
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil
Darke County Civil War Monument (west side) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
2. Darke County Civil War Monument (west side)
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Location. 40° 6.435′ N, 84° 38.479′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Ohio, in Darke County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of West Street and Union Street, on the right when traveling south. Located in Greenville Union Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 West St, Greenville OH 45331, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Greenville Union Cemetery Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Annie Oakley (approx. ¼ mile away); Boulder (approx. ¼ mile away); buchy's (approx. ¼ mile away); Zachary Lansdowne (approx. ¼ mile away); Treaty of Greene Ville Peace Medals (approx. 0.4 miles away); Anthony Wayne Flag Pole (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Memory of Tecumseh (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Also see . . .  Veteran's Monument and Cannon. Greenville Union Cemetery (Submitted on March 21, 2016.) 
 
Darke County Civil War Monument (north side) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
3. Darke County Civil War Monument (north side)
Darke County Civil War Monument (east side) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
4. Darke County Civil War Monument (east side)
Darke County Civil War Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
5. Darke County Civil War Monument
Darke County Civil War Monument & Cannon image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 18, 2016
6. Darke County Civil War Monument & Cannon
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 20, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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Oct. 5, 2022