Sunbury in Delaware County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Purple Heart Memorial
Combat Wounded Veterans
the blood they shed.
The medal I bear
is my country's way
to show they care.
If I could be seen
by all mankind
maybe peace will
come in my lifetime."
Erected 2007 by Grateful Citizens of Ohio and Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 148.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
Location. 40° 14.594′ N, 82° 51.727′ W. Marker is in Sunbury, Ohio, in Delaware County. Marker can be reached from Cherry St.. Touch for map. Memorial is near the Eternal Flame at the rear of the Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial, on Cherry Street (Ohio Route 37), between Burrer Drive and Evening Street. Marker is in this post office area: Sunbury OH 43074, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sunbury Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Major General William Starke Rosecrans / Glacial Erratics (about 800 Sunbury, Ohio / Sunbury Town Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Gen. Wm. S. Rosecrans (approx. 3.2 miles away); McDannald Pioneer Homestead (approx. 5.7 miles away); Former Site of Berlin School (approx. 6.6 miles away); Africa Community (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunbury.
Also see . . . Purple Heart Organization. (Submitted on June 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 834 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.