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Chester in Meigs County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial

 
 
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
1. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial
Original Meigs County Courthouse at upper left distance.
Inscription.
In honor of
the members of
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Post 9053

Lest We Forget

All Gave Some, Some Gave All

 
Erected by VFW Post 9053.
 
Location. 39° 5.272′ N, 81° 55.312′ W. Marker is in Chester, Ohio, in Meigs County. Marker is at the intersection of Ohio Route 248 and Scout Camp Road (Local Route 112), on the left when traveling east on State Route 248. Touch for map. Memorial is adjacent to the fire station. Marker is in this post office area: Chester OH 45720, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morgan's Raid Route / Chester Village Commons (here, next to this marker); Chester (a few steps from this marker); Birthplace of Ambrose Bierce (approx. 3.2 miles away); Morgan’s Raid Route (approx. 4.3 miles away); Bashan (approx. 4.3 miles away); Meigs County Fairgrounds (approx. 5.3 miles away); Rock Springs (approx. 5.4 miles away); a different marker also named Morgan's Raid Route (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
 
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Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2010
2. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9053 Memorial
Morgan's Raid Route / Chester Village Commons Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Morgan's Raid Route / Chester Village Commons Marker
Courthouse on left and school on right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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