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Beaverdam in Allen County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial

Liberty

 
 
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
1. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to those from Beaverdam
& vicinity who served their country in the
war for the liberty of the world

1941 - 1945
To honor all men and women
of this community who nobly served
their country in World War II
and in memory of
Claude O. Yarger T/4
Killed in action November 24, 1944
Western Germany
This community reverently recognizes
their heroic deeds and noble sacrifices

[Elah E. Knepper also killed in action
or died in service]

 
Erected 1942 by the Community Patriotic Society.
 
Location. 40° 49.966′ N, 83° 58.558′ W. Marker is in Beaverdam, Ohio, in Allen County. Marker is at the intersection of West Street/Napoleon Road and Lincoln Highway (Ohio Route 696), on the left when traveling north on West Street/Napoleon Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaverdam OH 45808, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Church Site Rockport Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); McKee's Hill (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Hog Creek Settlement (approx. 5.1
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
2. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear)
miles away); LaFayette - Jackson Township Civil War Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); P-39 Airacobra Crash Site (approx. 5.7 miles away); Site of the First Swiss Mennonite Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); Columbus Grove Municipal Pool (approx. 7 miles away); The Henry Boose Site (approx. 7 miles away).
 
Categories. 20th CenturyFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
3. Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial
At fire department.
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
4. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
5. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
6. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
7. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
8. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
9. Beaverdam & Vicinity WWII Memorial Honor Roll
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,557 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on April 19, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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