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Wooster in Wayne County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

To the Heroes

Wayne Co, Ohio, 1895

 
 
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Inscription.

Back panel:

Presented by
James Mullins
to Given Post,
No. 133, G.A.R.
Dept. of
Ohio.



Plate on statue:

Manufactured by
W.H. Mullins,
Salem, Ohio.
A. Pelzer, Sculptor

 
Location. 40° 47.291′ N, 81° 56.091′ W. Marker is in Wooster, Ohio, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Madison Avenue (Ohio Route 302) and Timken Road (County Highway 419), on the right when traveling south on Madison Avenue. Touch for map. The memorial is situated on a hill within Wooster Cemetery, visible from the stoplight at the top of the exit ramp from U.S. Routes 30/250 East. Marker is in this post office area: Wooster OH 44691, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Barnhart Rice Homestead / Frederick Rice (approx. 0.9 miles away); Calmoutier (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Camp Dennison (Wooster, Ohio). Ohio Historical Society describing 1861 mustering of Union troops in Wooster. (Submitted on August 30, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.) 
 
Additional keywords. Veterans Memorial
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
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Front panel
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Side panel (right)
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Side panel (left)
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Back panel
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Small plate on back of sculpture base
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Cemetery entrance from Madison Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 427 times since then and 48 times this year. Last updated on July 4, 2013, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on August 30, 2011, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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