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Blendon Township War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2009
1. Blendon Township War Memorial
Inscription.


Dedicated to the Glory of
Almighty God in memory
of the men and women
who by their unselfish
patriotism have so
gallantly advanced the
American Ideals of
Freedom and the
Universal Brotherhood
of All Mankind

Dedicated this 25th day of May 1981

————

Killed in Action
during American Wars
Blendon Township Residents

Wilburt Alden Gooding
Homer Charles Beaver
William Francis McFarlan Jr.
Robert L. Hughes
Corwin Noble Harris
Jacob M. Winter
Robert Edwin Echelbarger
Edward Lee Hanawalt
Austin E. Reed
James Price
Robert Edwin Ewing
Rollin Warner Karg

Samuel Craig Starr
Wendell Schurse Harrington
Robert Martin Bennett
John Farrar Jr.
Joseph Anthony Bobanich Jr.
Carl Francis Beaver
Edwin Overturf Gorsuch
George Washington Schrock Jr.
Charles Eugene Elliott
George Donald Metzger
William H. Durant
James William Kinney
Robert White Curfman

Dedicated May 28, 1986

 
Erected 1986 by Young-Budd American Legion Post #171.
 
Location. 40° 5.74′ N, 82° 54.234′ 
Blendon Township War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2009
2. Blendon Township War Memorial
W. Marker is in Westerville, Ohio, in Franklin County. Touch for map. Memorial is in Blendon Central Cemetery, immediately north of the flagpole, about 500 feet northeast of the intersection of Dempsey and Hempstead Roads. Marker is in this post office area: Westerville OH 43081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blendon Central Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Blendon Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward Phelps (about 400 feet away); Blendon Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Blendon Church Bell (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Ellsworth Chapel (approx. 0.8 miles away); Central College Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Clarence Boal Hoover / Charles Potter Hoover (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westerville.
 
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Blendon Township War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2009
3. Blendon Township War Memorial
Blendon Township War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 26, 2009
4. Blendon Township War Memorial
Looking northeast.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 671 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 20, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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