Stryker in Williams County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
William J. Knight
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Location. 41° 30.26′ N, 84° 25.536′ W. Marker is in Stryker, Ohio, in Williams County. Marker is at the intersection of West Lynn Street (Ohio Route 191) and Horton Street, on the right when traveling east on West Lynn Street. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the western edge of the town. Marker is in this post office area: Stryker OH 43557, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stryker's Railroad Heritage (approx. half a mile away); Stryker Depot (approx. half a mile away); Casimir Pulaski (approx. 4.3 miles away); Richard E. Schreder (approx. 4.9 miles away); Evansport (approx. 5.7 miles away); The Ohio Art Company (approx. 6.3 miles away); Bryan's Air Mail Field (approx. 6.7 miles away); Rail Speed Record (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stryker.
More about this marker. This historical marker is related to the grave site of William Knight, recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor, which is also located in the community of Stryker, in the Oakwood Cemetery.
Also see . . .
1. Pvt. William J. Knight. This web link was both published and made available by, "The Great Locomotive Chase" web page. (Submitted on July 25, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
2. The Great Locomotive Chase Links. A collection of links regarding the Andrews Raiders and the Great Locomotive Chase. (Submitted on July 25, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 826 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 25, 2009, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.