Washington Court House in Fayette County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
World War Veterans Bridge
The World War
1917 - 1918
Dedicated Nov. 11, 1934
Erected 1934 by American Legion Paul H. Hughey Post 25 and Auxiliary.
Location. 39° 32.041′ N, 83° 26.538′ W. Marker is in Washington Court House, Ohio, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street (U.S. 22/62) and Veterans Way/Water Street, on the left when traveling west on Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the NE abutment of the Court Street bridge over Paint Creek. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 W. Court Street, Washington Court House OH 43160, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Washington Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fayette County War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Savings Quota (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fayette County Court House / Washington Court House Riot of 1894 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fayette County World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Granville T. Woods in Washington Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); 104mm German Cannon (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington Court House.
Categories. • 20th Century • Bridges & Viaducts • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 517 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.