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Hardin County Korean War Memorial

 
 
Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 3, 2017
1. Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Lest We Forget
in memory of the Korean Conflict
June 25, 1950 - July 27, 1953
54,236 Dead
103,000 Wounded
7,000 P.O.W.'s
3,450 Returned Alive
51% Died Prison Camps
389 P.O.W.'s Unaccounted For

 
Erected 1996 by Hardin County Veterans Organizations and Ladies Auxiliaries.
 
Location. 40° 38.897′ N, 83° 35.354′ W. Marker is in Kenton, Ohio, in Hardin County. Marker is at the intersection of Cemetery Road / Jacob Parrot Rd (County Route 171) and old Route 30 South Harding Highway/ Lincoln (Ohio Route 309), on the right when traveling north on Cemetery Road / Jacob Parrot Rd. Touch for map. Marker is in Grove Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15419 OH-309, Kenton OH 43326, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hardin County War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Hardin County Viet Nam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Hardin County Ohio Civil War Soldier Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacob Parrott (approx. mile away); Hardin County New Veterans Memorial
Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 3, 2017
2. Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker
reverse side
(approx. mile away); Hardin County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); "The Liberty Garden" (approx. one mile away); The Hardin County Courthouse (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kenton.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 3, 2017
3. Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker
full view of monument
Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, July 3, 2017
4. Hardin County Korean War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 4, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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