Mansfield in Richland County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Allen J. (A. J.) Vandayburg
Allen J. (A.J.) Vandayburg
Specialist, US Army
Aug. 26, 1983-April 9, 2004
Killed In Action
Operation Iraqi Freedom
2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Div.
Freedom Isn't Free
Location. 40° 45.524′ N, 82° 30.909′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Ohio, in Richland County. Marker is on Park Avenue East (Ohio Route 430), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is on the Public Square, between Main and Diamond Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield OH 44902, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richland County World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Richland County Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Abraham Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); Mansfield Blue Star Mothers War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Richland County Soldiers' Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Vasbinder Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Madison Township Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
Also see . . . Specialist Allen J. Vandayburg. A tribute to Spec. A.J. Vandayburg. (Submitted on July 21, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, 2nd Iraq •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,056 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.