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Near Mechanicsburg in Champaign County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial

Rural American Tradition and Recreation

 
 
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
1. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
close up, showing text
Inscription.
(Side A)
Presented to the Town
Council of Mechanicsburg
by Co. B 32 Regt. O.V.I.
(Side B)
Vicksburg July 4 1863

 
Erected by Co. B 32 Regt. O.V.I.
 
Location. 40° 4.541′ N, 83° 33.8′ W. Marker is near Mechanicsburg, Ohio, in Champaign County. Marker can be reached from Park Avenue (County Route 10) north of West Main Street (Ohio Route 29), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is located in Goshen Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Park Ave, Mechanicsburg OH 43044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); W.W. I Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Addison White (approx. half a mile away); Second Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); James Roy Hopkins (approx. half a mile away); Maple Grove Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Maple Grove World War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Maple Grove Civil War Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mechanicsburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
2. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
close up, Side B
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
3. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
full view, Side A
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
4. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
WW II cannon, Civil War Monument, flag pole; in line
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
5. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
full view of monument site
Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
6. Mechanicsburg Veterans Memorial
full view of site, showing entire battery of WW II cannon
Goshen Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
7. Goshen Memorial Park
front gate of park. This on Park Avenue, which becomes Parkview Road. This is just north of St Rt 29 ( West Main Street)
Goshen Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
8. Goshen Memorial Park
Goshen Park sign. This park has been the site of many "Steam Thresher Shows"
Mechanicsburg Community image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, September 11, 2014
9. Mechanicsburg Community
welcome sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on January 28, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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