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Bolivar in Tuscarawas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

In Commemoration of Our Patriot Ancestors

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, March 15, 2015
1. In Commemoration of Our Patriot Ancestors
Inscription. In commemoration of our patriot ancestors who served with the 8th Pennsylvania and the 13th Virginia regiments at Fort Laurens from November 18, 1778 - August 2, 1779.
To assure that their sacrifice to the newly founded republic was not in vain, we pledge ourselves to maintain in perpetuity these United States of America.
 
Erected 1976 by The Ohio Society Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 40° 38.349′ N, 81° 27.32′ W. Marker is in Bolivar, Ohio, in Tuscarawas County. Touch for map. Located in Fort Laurens Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Bolivar OH 44612, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Laurens (within shouting distance of this marker); Treaty of Greene Ville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Zoar Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Zoar Garden (approx. 2.5 miles away); Zoar Village (approx. 2.5 miles away); Zoar Town Hall / Zoar and The Ohio & Erie Canal (approx. 2.5 miles away); Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. 2.7 miles away); Zoarville Station (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bolivar.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
In Commemoration of Our Patriot Ancestors Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 15, 2015
2. In Commemoration of Our Patriot Ancestors Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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