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Wilmington in Clinton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

J. W. Denver Williams, Jr.

 
 
J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2010
1. J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. Memorial
Inscription.
In memory of
J W Denver Williams Jr
Oct 14 1922 - May 17 1945
Corporal 29th Marines 6th Division
Killed in action on Okinawa

 
Erected by City of Wilmington.
 
Location. 39° 26.86′ N, 83° 48.561′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Ohio, in Clinton County. Marker is at the intersection of Rombach Avenue (U.S. 22) and Park Drive, on the right when traveling east on Rombach Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington OH 45177, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wilmington War Memorial (here, next to this marker); 302nd TCW Aircraft Accident Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 907 TAG C-119G Accident Memorial (about 700 feet away); 302 TAW C-123 Accident Memorial (about 700 feet away); 302 TAW C-119 Accident Memorial (about 700 feet away); Kenneth W. Faul (approx. 0.2 miles away); Indian Trails of Clinton County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wilmington College (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Friends of Wilmington Parks. Page on Williams Memorial Park. (Submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2010
2. J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. Memorial
The city park is named for Williams.
 

2. Friends of Wilmington Parks. Has link to info on Williams Memorial Park. (Submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Sims Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2010
3. Sims Field Marker
Dedicated to C. Ebby Sims, City Recreation Director, 1954-1969.
Sims Field and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 18, 2010
4. Sims Field and Marker
Looking east.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,025 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 24, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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