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Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients

State of Ohio, Licking County

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
1. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker
Inscription.
United States of America
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
State of Ohio, Licking County

Civil War
Hanna, Milton              Sergeant         Tennessee      1863
Inscho, Leonidas H.     1st Lt             Maryland        1862
Morey, Delano             Private           Virginia           1862
Shellenberger, John      Corporal         Virginia          1864

Indian Campaigns
Wilson, Milden H.       Ordnance Sgt.   Montana     1877

Mexican Campaign
Beasley, Harry C.    Seaman     Vera Cruz, Mexico    1914

WWII
Mayfield, Melvin    Corporal   Luzan Cordillera Mts    1945
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 40° 3.463′ N, 82° 24.026′ W. Marker is in Newark, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Park Place, on the left when traveling south on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is on wall of Licking County Adminstration Building, near main entrance. Building is across street SE of courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 South 2nd Street, Newark OH 43055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2008
2. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients Marker
On wall under building overhang.
distance of this marker. The Donald D. Hill County Administration Building (here, next to this marker); Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Building (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The John W. Alford Building (about 600 feet away); "Double Arrow" Wrought Iron Fence (about 600 feet away); Early Transportation in Newark (about 700 feet away); McCune-Stimson House (about 700 feet away); The History of Licking Memorial Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veteran's Park (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
 
Categories. GovernmentHeroesMilitaryNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, World IIWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,527 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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