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Covington in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Covington WWI Memorial

 
 
Covington WWI Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
1. Covington WWI Memorial Marker
close up, showing text the name Albert B. Cole, is the namesake of the local American Legion Post
Inscription.
Roll of Honor erected by the citizens of this community in honor of the boys who answered our country’s call and as a memorial to those who made the supreme sacrifice 1914 Worlds War 1918
Orville Bazil
J. Lowell Boyer
Albert B. Cole
Lloyd Conner
Oscar Paul Kindell
Arlie Nicholas
Fred Siler

“That this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth”

 
Erected by the citizens of this community.
 
Location. 40° 7.249′ N, 84° 21.3′ W. Marker is in Covington, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is at the intersection of North High Street (Ohio Route 48) and West Broadway (U.S. 36), on the right when traveling south on North High Street. Touch for map. marker is on the wall of a former National Guard Armory. Marker is at or near this postal address: 179 N High St, Covington OH 45318, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Covington Civil War Monument (approx. half a mile away); Michael Ingle (approx. half a mile away); Covington American Legion Monument
Covington WWI Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
2. Covington WWI Memorial Marker
full view of marker, on wall, obscured by large pine tree
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Covington Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); USAF Pararescue Memorial Parkway (approx. 2.1 miles away); Pennsylvania Railroad "BF" Tower (approx. 3.7 miles away); Bradford Fire of 1920 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Bradford (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Covington WWI Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
3. Covington WWI Memorial Marker
marker can be seen at a distance. The former national Guard Armory, now used as a furnace warehouse.
Covington WWI Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
4. Covington WWI Memorial Marker
detail of artwork on monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 17, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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