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

Covington American Legion Monument

 
 
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
1. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
close up of marker. NOTE the name- A.B.Cole, the namesake of the Legion Post. This name is enshrined in downtown Covington on the WWI marker.
Inscription.
Thanks God for the
sacrificial service of
our armed forces
with special recognition
to the members of
A.B.Cole, Post #80
“Freedom Isnít Free”

 
Erected by A.B.Cole, Post #80.
 
Location. 40° 7.798′ N, 84° 21.272′ W. Marker is in Covington, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is on North High Street (Ohio Route 48), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. marker is in Highland Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6505 Ohio 48, 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 Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Michael Ingle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Covington Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); Covington WWI Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); USAF Pararescue Memorial Parkway (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pennsylvania Railroad "BF" Tower (approx. 3.6 miles away); Bradford Fire of 1920 (approx. 4 miles away); Bradford (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
Additional keywords. American Legion
 
Categories. Military
 
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
2. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
full view of marker
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
3. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
marker can be seen at a distance. Note the stairway, each rung is an inscribed stone.
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
4. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
Memorial Map, in the area. Again, note the name A.B. Cole
Covington American Legion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 17, 2016
5. Covington American Legion Monument Marker
one of the stair treads
 
 
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 217 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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