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Xenia in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Veterans Memorial

Ohio Soldier’ and Sailor’ Orphans’ Home

 
 
Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 23, 2016
1. Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. Erected and dedicated to the Civil War Veterans of Ohio who founded this home
by the Department of Ohio Women’s Relief Corps 1936
 
Erected 1936 by Women's Relief Corps.
 
Location. 39° 40.244′ N, 83° 55.258′ W. Marker is in Xenia, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is on Elliott Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on a hillside amphitheater at Ohio Soldier’ and Sailor’ Orphans’ Home Ohio Veterans’ Childrens’ Home AXP Museum on the campus of the Legacy Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Elliott Dr., Xenia OH 45385, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Logan’s Memorial Day Order (within shouting distance of this marker); Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Xenia Station (approx. 0.9 miles away); Greene County War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); 74th Ohio Veteran Volunteer Infantry (approx. 1.1 miles away); War Savings Stamps (approx. 1.1 miles away); Desert Shield - Desert Storm - Persian Gulf Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Greene County Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Xenia.
 
Additional keywords.
Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 23, 2016
2. Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker
full view of plaque
Women's Relief Corps
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 23, 2016
3. Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker
marker can be seen at a distance, looking downhill
Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 23, 2016
4. Civil War Veterans Memorial Marker
view from rear (downhill) side of structure
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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