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St. Paris in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 
 
St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
1. St. Paris Korea and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the men and women of this community who helped preserve the freedom of all humanity for all ages to come.

Killed in Action

Korea
Kermit E. Jenkins
Nelson A. Biddle

Vietnam
Philip L. Grieser
William M. Short
 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7645 and Auxiliary, and American Legion Post 148 and Auxiliary.
 
Location. 40° 7.639′ N, 83° 57.812′ W. Marker is in St. Paris, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Plum Street, on the left when traveling north on Jefferson Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the Veterans Walk in Harmon Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Paris OH 43072, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Paris and Johnson Township World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Site of Walborn & Riker Co. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. 0.3 miles away); A. B. Graham (approx.
Veterans Walk image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
2. Veterans Walk
(l-r) Korea/Vietnam Memorial, World War I Memorial, World War II Memorial.
2.9 miles away); Kiser Lake (approx. 3.9 miles away); Brown Township School District #6 (approx. 4.4 miles away); Christiansburg Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Paris.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Harmon Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2008
3. Harmon Memorial Park
Looking west from Plum Street intersection.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,137 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 23, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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