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Marietta in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Washington County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Washington County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
1. Washington County Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
Lord God of Hosts
be with us yet
Lest we forget
Lest we forget

In honor of the men and women of
this community who served in the
World Wars

W.W. I 1917-1918 W.W. II 1941-1945




Korea
They grow not old, as
we that are left grow
old. Age shall not
weary, nor time con-
demn with the going
down of the sun. And
in the morning, we
will remember them.

Lest we forget!
1950-1953

Vietnam
1961-1975
In truth, ours was a
just cause.

 
Erected 1986 by Washington County Veterans and Auxiliary Organizations.
 
Location. 39° 24.988′ N, 81° 27.514′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is on Front Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is in Muskingum Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 410 Front Street, Marietta OH 45750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Holden House / The Shipman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckley House (within shouting distance of this marker);
Washington County Veterans Memorial - Korea image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
2. Washington County Veterans Memorial - Korea
Meigs House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Arthur St. Clair (about 300 feet away); Memorial to the “Start Westward of the United States” (about 400 feet away); Muskingum Park (about 400 feet away); First Congregational Church (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named First Congregational Church (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Washington County Veterans Memorial - Vietnam image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
3. Washington County Veterans Memorial - Vietnam
Washington County Veterans Memorial - Valor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
4. Washington County Veterans Memorial - Valor
Washington County Veterans Memorial Sponsor image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
5. Washington County Veterans Memorial Sponsor
Washington County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
6. Washington County Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 561 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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