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Nelsonville in Athens County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Unknown Soldier Monument

 
 
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By Jamie Abel, October 17, 2010
1. Unknown Soldier Monument Marker
Inscription.
In Memorial
to all Unknown Dead
in all Wars

Known Only to God

 
Location. 39° 27.766′ N, 82° 13.919′ W. Marker is in Nelsonville, Ohio, in Athens County. Marker is on Fort Street half a mile from Clinton Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Fort Street, Nelsonville OH 45764, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Street Cemetery (here, next to this marker); E. M. Poston (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel Nelson (about 600 feet away); The Hocking Valley Coal Strike (about 800 feet away); Veterans' Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hocking Valley Railway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hocking Canal Site (approx. half a mile away); Camp Site of Lord Dunmore (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nelsonville.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Unknown Soldier Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, October 17, 2010
2. Unknown Soldier Monument Marker
Just to the left of the marker is the grave of an unknown soldier.
Unknown Soldier Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, October 17, 2010
3. Unknown Soldier Monument Marker
Burial stone reads:
G.A.R.
Unknown
dead
Unknown Soldier Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, October 17, 2010
4. Unknown Soldier Monument Marker
Through the center gate, a sidewalk leads to a flagpole, with the Unknown Soldier and Veterans Memorial to the right and a cemetery marker to the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 26, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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