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Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear) image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., March 12, 2010
Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial (Rear)
Ohio (Allen County), Beaverdam — Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II Memorial — Liberty
Dedicated to those from Beaverdam & vicinity who served their country in the war for the liberty of the world 1941 - 1945 To honor all men and women of this community who nobly served their country in World War II and in memory of . . . — Map (db m29927) WM
Ohio (Allen County), Lafayette — P-39 Airacobra Crash Site — March 18, 1942
On March 18, 1942, four U.S. Army Air Corps pilots lost their lives within a quarter mile of this marker. Three months after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, these pilots left Wayne County Airport near Detroit flying P-39F Airacobra pursuit planes. They . . . — Map (db m80889) HM
Ohio (Allen County), Lima — 1-2 — Lima Locomotive Works
One of America's largest steam locomotive builders, the Lima Locomotive Works, built 7,752 locomotives between 1879 and 1951. It rose to success building the patented Shay geared locomotive, an innovative design that became the standard for . . . — Map (db m22935) HM
Ohio (Allen County), Lima — 6-2 — Servicemen's Free Canteen
The Lima Chapter of the American Women's Voluntary Services Organization established a community-based, free canteen during World War II for troops traveling on the Pennsylvania Railroad and adjacent Baltimore & Ohio-Nickel Plate Railroads. Meeting . . . — Map (db m22951) HM
Ohio (Ashland County), Sullivan — Sullivan Veterans War Memorial
2nd World War Korean War Vietnam War We dedicate this symbol to the men and women of this community who helped preserve the freedoms of humanity to keep forever living the freedom for which they died. Let us forever remember and . . . — Map (db m38953) WM
Ohio (Ashtabula County), Ashtabula — American Merchant Marine Veterans Memorial
U.S. Maritime Service Trained 268,000 Officers and Crewmen for the Wartime Fleet 604 Men and Women taken prisoner 60 Died in Prison Camps 142 Merchant Marine Academy Cadets were lost in action Dedicated to the men and . . . — Map (db m132375) WM
Ohio (Ashtabula County), Ashtabula — Ashtabula World War II Memorial
In loving tribute to those who served in World War II. We the citizens of Ashtabula have gratefully planted our dogwood trees. — Map (db m132285) WM
Ohio (Ashtabula County), Ashtabula — This Veterans Memorial
This Veterans Memorial honors all men and women of the United States who served their country Dedicated to Those Who Served in W.W. I 1917 - 1918 Served — 4,734,991 men — 21,480 women Wounded — . . . — Map (db m132288) WM
Ohio (Ashtabula County), Asthabula — Henry Kalinowski
Henry Kalinowski Pvt US Marine Corps World War II 1920 - 1941 Killed in Action USS Arizona — Map (db m132291) WM
Ohio (Ashtabula County), Williamsfield — Upon This Tablet
Upon this tablet are inscribed the names of those who left Wayne to serve this country in the Great World War 1914 1918. Upon this tablet are inscribed the names of those who left Wayne to serve this country in World War II. Upon this tablet . . . — Map (db m107660) WM
Ohio (Athens County), Athens — Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium stands as a testament to the dedication of Ohio University alumni, who raised funds for its construction. Completed in 1928, Memorial Auditorium was erected to honor those who have died serving our country; this includes past . . . — Map (db m53845) HM
Ohio (Athens County), Athens — Normandy Park — At Ohio University
In honor of the War Correspondents who landed in Normandy, France, on D Day, June 6, 1944, with Allied Invading Forces; and others who joined them to report the Crusade Across Europe to bring freedom to that continent and the eventual end of a . . . — Map (db m53863) HM
Ohio (Athens County), Athens — 9-5 — Ohio University — Peden Stadium
Ohio University’s Peden Stadium is the oldest of the Mid-American Conference stadiums and one of the oldest of its type in the country. It was dedicated in 1929 with a victory over Miami University. The stadium served as housing for the influx of . . . — Map (db m42162) HM
Ohio (Athens County), Glouster — Trimble Township War Memorial
In Memory of the men who made the Supreme Sacrifice 1917 World War I 1918 James Cox • Frank McCann • Roy Sampson 1941 World War II 1945 Virgil Brooks • Robert C. Brown • Ernest Burdiss • Paul Byers • Cloyd Clemons • Andrew . . . — Map (db m15575) WM
Ohio (Belmont County), Barnesville — Barnesville War Memorial
Lest We Forget Those Who Gave Their All For Our Country Our Honored W.W. I K.I.A. Wm. S. Bowen • Mansel E. Kaiser • George R. Higgins Our Honored W.W. II K.I.A. Edmund Bradfield • Wayne A. Thomas Wm. O. Cordner • Lewis Wade Paul . . . — Map (db m26864) WM
Ohio (Belmont County), Bellaire — West Washington Street World War II Honor Roll — Lest We Forget

In Memoriam Armand Fana who made the supreme sacrifice

Bill Respole Prisoner of Japan's Bataan Death March

[Honor Roll of Veterans] — Map (db m82513) WM

Ohio (Belmont County), Bellaire — World War II Memorial — In Memoriam — 1941 - 1945 —
To our brave men who sacrificed their lives to preserve our nation They Served That Liberty Shall Not Perish Andrews Bernard W. ∙ Angus Daniel ∙ Apicella Anthony ∙ Balch Lloyd R. ∙ Bass Clarence R. Jr. . . . — Map (db m83222) WM
Ohio (Belmont County), Powhatan Point — 6-7 — The Coal Industry at Powhatan Point / Powhatan Disaster, 1944
Side 1 The Coal Industry at Powhatan Point The Pittsburgh No. 8 coal seam, located 100 feet below river level at Powhatan Point, extends across much of eastern Ohio, western Pennsylvania, and northern West Virginia. The Cleveland and . . . — Map (db m78501) HM
Ohio (Belmont County), St. Clairsville — In Honor of Sgt. Sylvester Antolak US Army — Medal of Honor Recipient
Side A In Honor of Sgt. Sylvester Antolak US Army Medal of Honor in action taken near Cisterna Di Littoria Italy May 24, 1944 resident of Richmond Township

Side B Sylvester Antolak Sergeant US Army Company B 15th . . . — Map (db m89367) WM

Ohio (Belmont County), St. Clairsville — Medal of Honor Recipients of Belmont County
Gen. Henry Capehart Civil War Capt. Nathan H. Edgerton Civil War Capt. Samuel McConnel Civil War Sgt. Sylvester Antolak W.W. II Sgt. Emile DeLeau Jr. W.W. II — Map (db m89364) WM
Ohio (Brown County), Fayetteville — Fayetteville Veterans Memorial
Dedicated in memory of United States Military Veterans Veterans of Foreign Wars Scanlon – Kelly Post 5920 Knights of Columbus Father Sourd Council 2423 Fayetteville Ohio 27 May 2013 — Map (db m95556) WM
Ohio (Brown County), Fayetteville — Vera Cruz WW II Memorial — St. Angela Merici Parish
In honor of God and in memory of the members of ths parish who served in World War II Flischel, Robert E. killed in action December 31, 1944 (38 names) — Map (db m95538) WM
Ohio (Brown County), Mt. Orab — Mt. Orab WW II Memorial
In memory of the boys of Green, Pike and Sterling Townships who lost their lives in World War II.

Richard Boyd · Harold Pond Karl Bradney · Harold Pursley Charles L. Colthar · Paul Ridings Orene L. Cornelius · Wm. Josiah . . . — Map (db m122531) WM

Ohio (Butler County), Hamilton — Veterans Memorial
May all who pause and are refreshed here reflect on those who went forth from their homes to defend American freedom ———————— This fountain, erected 1949, was conceived and sponsored by the . . . — Map (db m73622) WM
Ohio (Butler County), Middletown — World War II Veterans Memorial Bench — Dedicated to All Veterans
Lest we forget their generation Honoring the men and women who have served But let us be glad that such heroes have lived and mourn those who gave the ultimate sacrifice “Battle of the Bulge” 800,000 soldiers . . . — Map (db m29669) HM
Ohio (Butler County), Oxford — Milford Township Veterans Memorial
Milford Township Veterans Memorial

The seventh township in order of creation, it was erected from St. Clair Township by the Butler County Commissioners on December 2, 1805 — Map (db m103319) HM WM

Ohio (Butler County), West Chester — 20-9 — The Voice of America Bethany Station
During the height of World War II, President Franklin Roosevelt turned to the innovative engineers of the Crosley Broadcasting Corporation to build powerful short wave radio transmitters capable of delivering broadcasts overseas. On farm fields . . . — Map (db m23994) HM
Ohio (Carroll County), Minerva — 3-10 — Charles E. Wilson
Charles E. Wilson was born on July 18, 1890 in Minerva. After earning a degree in electrical engineering from the Carnegie Institute of Technology in 1909, he joined the Westinghouse Electric Company in Pittsburgh before moving to General Motors in . . . — Map (db m80714) HM
Ohio (Champaign County), North Lewisburg — North Lewisburg, O. Service Flag — North Lewisburg Veterans Memorial
North Lewisburg, O. Service Flag 63 names of soldiers 1 nurse 64 stars We have helped make the world safe for democracy U.S.A. entered war April 6, 1917 Armistice November 11, 1918 Peace June 28, 1919 May 27, 1918 (left . . . — Map (db m86388) WM
Ohio (Champaign County), St. Paris — St. Paris and Johnson Township World War II Memorial
In memory of those who died for us in World War II: Niece, Robert • Richeson, Herman • Rush, Ralph M. • Cretors, Robert K. • Leasure, Karl • Mott, Garner • Peacock, Eldon D. To the memory of those who served in World War II this . . . — Map (db m13806) HM
Ohio (Champaign County), Urbana — Champaign County Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the honor and sacrifice of the men and women of Champaign County who served our country in war and peace. — Map (db m92405) WM
Ohio (Champaign County), Urbana — 14- 11 — General Robert Lawrence Eichelberger — Superintendent of West Point —
Side A Robert L. Eichelberger was born in Urbana on March 9, 1886, the youngest of the five children of George Maley Eichelberger, an Urbana lawyer, and Emma (Ring) Eichelberger. After graduating from Urbana High School in 1903, he . . . — Map (db m90431) HM WM
Ohio (Champaign County), Urbana — 11-11 — Warren G. Grimes / Grimes Field
Warren G. Grimes Raised in an Ohio orphanage, Warren G. Grimes (1898-1975) ran away after finishing the ninth grade and at age 16 went to work for the Ford Motor Company in Detroit. He later became a partner in an electrical business where he . . . — Map (db m13818) HM
Ohio (Champaign County), Woodstock — Woodstock Veterans Memorial
Plaque #1 Woodstock Ohio Service Flag WW I 41 names w/ symbols

Nurse (cross) Served overseas (circled dot) Camp (triangle) Died in service (hollow star) Killed in action (star) Navy (N) We have helped make the . . . — Map (db m85181) WM

Ohio (Clark County), South Vienna — Pleasant Township Veterans Memorial — McConkey Cemetery — Rural Clark County, Ohio —
We sincerely thank the Pleasant Township Veterans past, present and future for their courage and devotion to duty and immeasurable sacrifice — Map (db m92542) WM
Ohio (Clark County), Springfield — War Memorial

Dedicated to the honor and glory of all veterans of Clark County who have so nobly served their country in all its wars and who, by offering their last full measure of devotion, have purchased freedom for our beloved nation . . . — Map (db m81873) WM

Ohio (Clermont County), Cincinnati — Mt. Moriah Veterans Memorial
1941 - 1945 In memory of these men who gave their lives for freedom in World War II

Alvin Earl Beard James C. Butts William A. Rolke Loren Hoderlein Merle Patterson Albert Wienner — Map (db m99696) WM

Ohio (Clermont County), Goshen — Goshen High School Veterans Memorial
In honor of all Goshen Warriors who have served — Map (db m99435) WM
Ohio (Clermont County), Neville — Neville Veterans Memorial
Side A 1917 (eagle) 1918 Honor Roll (28 names) 2 killed in action

Side B 1941 (eagle) 1945 Honor Roll (48 names) one killed in action — Map (db m99889) WM

Ohio (Clermont County), New Richmond — New Richmond Pearl Harbor Memorial
(logo- USS Arizona) This stone is erected in honor of the brave members of the armed forces who died defending this country from the treacherous attack on Pearl Harbor on Sunday morning December 7, 1941 ‘Greater love hath no man than . . . — Map (db m99765) WM
Ohio (Clermont County), New Richmond — The United States Merchant Marine
In recognition of those who serve their country in war and peace time to those 250,000 who served in World War II to those 670 who were taken prisoner to those 6700 plus who gave their lives and to the countless number who served since this . . . — Map (db m99764) WM
Ohio (Clinton County), Blanchester — Sgt. Chester H. Wilson — Blanchester Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to and honoring Sgt Chester H. Wilson US Army WWII 83rd Infantry Division American Legion Marion Post #179 (60+ yrs) Lifetime VFW, DAV, & Military Order of the Purple Heart- Oak Leaf Cluster Clinton Co. Service . . . — Map (db m121166) WM
Ohio (Clinton County), Blanchester — WWII Killed in Action — Blanchester Veterans Park
WWII Killed in Action

Luther D. Johnson Normandy 1944 Army William Don Brumfield Italy 1944 Army Robert Glen Fox Germany 1945 Army Richard A. Constable Phillipines 1945 Army Andrew Long Bataan Death March 1942 Army . . . — Map (db m121170) WM

Ohio (Clinton County), Clarksville — Clarksville Veterans Memorial

Memorial that we might live they have died — Map (db m121042) WM

Ohio (Clinton County), Wilmington — Chester Township Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to those Veterans interred here who sacrificed so much that we might remain free (87 names on front, 88 names on back including “the Unknown Soldier”) This monument is given in memory of our Veterans past and . . . — Map (db m106400) WM
Ohio (Clinton County), Wilmington — Clinton County Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to all veterans of Clinton County who have faithfully and courageously served their country in times of war and peace — Map (db m121369) WM
Ohio (Clinton County), Wilmington — J. W. Denver Williams, Jr.
In memory of J W Denver Williams Jr Oct 14 1922 - May 17 1945 Corporal 29th Marines 6th Division Killed in action on Okinawa — Map (db m27922) HM
Ohio (Coshocton County), Plainfield — 4-16 — Plainfield Cemetery
This cemetery, established in 1810, is the final resting place of many of the founders of Plainfield and Linton Township. Besides the early date of its founding, it is notable for the number of armed forces veterans interred here, who represent . . . — Map (db m15275) HM
Ohio (Crawford County), Bucyrus — First Lieutenant Harry L. Martin
. . . — Map (db m21193) HM
Ohio (Crawford County), Crestline — 10-17 — Crestline Community Service Center — 1942–1946
From 1942 until 1946, members of local churches and two railroad auxiliaries operated a community-based free canteen for passing troops on the platform of the Pennsylvania Railroad station. A grateful region honored approximately 1.2 million of . . . — Map (db m119779) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Bedford Heights — 129-18 — Kol Israel Foundation Holocaust Memorial
On May 28, 1961, the Kol Israel Foundation, a Cleveland organization of Holocaust survivors, dedicated this monument in remembrance of the attempted genocide against the Jewish people by Nazi Germany during World War II. The monument is . . . — Map (db m137158) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Cleveland — John T. Corrigan
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, 1923. Son of Irish immigrants, one of six children. Known as “John T,” he and his wife Virginia had six children. Graduated St. Ignatius H.S., John Carroll University and Case Western Reserve University . . . — Map (db m137034) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Cleveland — 77-18 — Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd
Isaac Campbell Kidd, Sr. was born in Cleveland in 1884. He entered the United States Naval Academy in 1902 and dedicated his life to the Navy. While an ensign, he sailed around the world with the "Great White Fleet" from 1907 to 1909. During the . . . — Map (db m17956) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Cleveland Heights — The Arthur G. McKee House — Built 1920
Designed by Boston architect Charles Greco, this Colonial Revival-style house was commissioned by Mr. McKee after no suitable lots could be obtained on Cleveland's famed Millionaires' Row. Mr. McKee gained international fame and personal wealth by . . . — Map (db m17917) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Independence — "Veterans Plaza" — City of Independence — Dedicated May 27 1996 —

Army ☆ Navy ☆ Air Force ☆ Marine Corps Coast Guard ☆ Merchant Marines ☆ All Reserve Forces

This plaza is dedicated to the sons and daughters of the City of Independence who have fought to . . . — Map (db m137936) WM

Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Parma — 30-18 — Crile Hospital
Crile General Hospital, named for renowned Cleveland surgeon, Dr. George W. Crile, was dedicated at this site on April 21, 1944. Dr. Crile, founder of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, was a brigadier general in the U.S. Army. The $4.5 million . . . — Map (db m23924) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Parma — 69-18 — German Central Organization
Founded in 1924 and incorporated in 1925, the German Central Organization was established to serve all people of German descent and was the central meeting place for immigrants of various ethnic groups following both world wars. During the difficult . . . — Map (db m24264) HM
Ohio (Cuyahoga County), Valley View — Valley View Veterans Honor Roll — Gold Star Honor Roll
Valley View Veterans Honor Roll Valley View Village World War I Clyde L. Hogue – Rudolph Zimmerman World War II - Korea – Viet Nam – All Others (314 additional names) Gold Star Honor Roll With Gratitude . . . — Map (db m140264) WM
Ohio (Darke County), Greeneville — Gold Star Veterans Memorial — Darke County War Memorial — WW I, WW II, Korea —
Dedicated to our Veterans of Darke County who served our country and who sacrificed their lives that freedom might live

This memorial presented by the Gold Star Mothers and citizens of Darke County in grateful memory of those who . . . — Map (db m93146) WM

Ohio (Darke County), New Madison — Greenmound Veterans Monument #2 — World War II — Korean War —
Dedicated to the Veterans of World War II 1941 – 1945 Korean War 1950 – 1953 and in memory of all Veterans of this community who have served in the armed forces through the efforts of Laroy Farst Post 245 I pledge . . . — Map (db m136784) WM
Ohio (Darke County), Palestine — Palestine Veterans Memorial
In memory of all Veterans — Map (db m136533) WM
Ohio (Delaware County), Delaware — Concord Township Veterans Memorial
This plaque is set here in memory of those people from Concord Township who served in the armed forces of the United States of America erected by Concord Township Trustees — Map (db m89534) WM
Ohio (Delaware County), Delaware — Delaware County World War II Memorial
In Honored Memory of Our Heroes Who Gave Their Lives Dedicated to the men and women of Delaware County who served their country in World War II 1941 - 1945 — Map (db m18244) WM
Ohio (Delaware County), Galena — Galena War Memorial — Lest We Forget - World War II
David Bricker, Lee Fetherole, Vincent Linkekugel, Andrew McFarland, Jr., and George J. Phillips were indicated as having died while in service. further names were not transcribed. — Map (db m134146) WM
Ohio (Delaware County), Orange — The Four Chaplains
A convoy of 3 ships and 3 Coast Guard cutters passed through “Torpedo Alley” some 100 miles off the coast of Greenland at about 1 a.m. on February 3, 1943. The submarine U-223 fired 3 torpedoes 1 of which hit the midsection of the . . . — Map (db m18207) HM WM
Ohio (Delaware County), Ostrander — Ostrander Veterans Memorial
In memory of all Veterans of the Ostrander area who honorably served or paid the supreme sacrifice in defense of this country. Dedicated May 29, 1995 donated by Ostrander Senior Citizens (six logos) — Map (db m89536) WM
Ohio (Erie County), Huron — World War II — Dedicated to Those Who Gave Their Lives — 1941 – 1945 —
Dedicated to those who gave their lives in World War II. William J. Brophy • Raymond A. Cherry • Richard W. Collins • Edward M. Cunningham • Richard D. Floyd • Valentine A. Fries, Jr. • Michael D. Holland • Irving J. Kehr • Robert G. Keller • . . . — Map (db m141640) WM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Bremen — Bremen World Wars Memorial
Erected in grateful appreciation by Citizens of Bremen and Community to our men and women, who answered their countrys [sic] call in World Wars One and Two. These gave their lives World War One George Bigham Emil D. . . . — Map (db m27107) HM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Carroll — Carroll War Memorials
[World Wars Marker]: To honor those who served in the Armed Forces of their country during World Wars I ad II (1947) [Korean/Vietnam Marker]: To honor those who served in the Armed Forces of their country during the Koean and . . . — Map (db m12288) WM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Lancaster — Lieutenants Ross Frazier and Paul Hughes Memorial
These trees are a living memorial to members who made the supreme sacrifice for American Ideals. Lt Ross Frazier Lt Paul Hughes Planted April 23 1939 Dedicated May 30 1947 — Map (db m27108) HM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Lancaster — The Ohio Military Hall of Fame — Fairfield County Honorees
The purpose of the Ohio Military Hall of Fame is to recognize those Ohio individuals who served in the United State Military and distinguished themselves by displaying extraordinary heroism in action against an enemy of the United States while . . . — Map (db m35426) HM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Lithopolis — Bloom Township War and Veterans Memorial
In honor of the men of Bloom Township who entered the service of their country to fight in the World War 1917-1918 Ralph Hickle [Died in Service] [Honor Roll of Veterans] Erected as a lasting tribute to the men and women of this . . . — Map (db m53865) HM
Ohio (Fairfield County), Millersport — Millersport World War II Memorial
This memorial dedicated by Citizens of Millersport to perpetuate the memory of our valiant citizens who sacrificed their lives for God and Country and honoring those who served in our armed forces World War II In Memoriam List . . . — Map (db m14462) WM
Ohio (Fayette County), Bloomingburg — Bloomingburg Veterans Memorial
The sacrifice of the few insured the freedom of many

A grateful community remembers those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States during time of war and peace, whose courage and personal sacrifices defended and . . . — Map (db m121968) WM

Ohio (Fayette County), Good Hope — Wayne Township Veterans Memorial — Good Hope Cemetery
Lest We Forget in sacred memory of those who served in defense of their country — Map (db m106295) WM
Ohio (Fayette County), Washington Court House — Fayette County War Memorial
In Loving Memory World War II James R. Agnew • Presley W. Ault • James D. Barton • Raymond P. Bauer • Dwight E. Beatty • Robert E. Binegar • James W. Brandt • Curtis L. Brown • Victor A. Brown • Robert J. Burnett • Isaac L. Butcher • Ralph . . . — Map (db m27975) WM
Ohio (Fayette County), Washington Court House — Veterans Bicentennial Memorial — Bicentennial Flag Pole
Erected by the people of this community in commemoration of all those who served their country during our first two centuries..... — Map (db m60841) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Bexley — Bexley World War II Memorial
Bexley will ever remember her men and women who served in the Armed Forces of the U.S.A. during the Second World War Names of Bexley's World War II veterans are engraved around the monument.Map (db m16921) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Canal Winchester — Franklin Hills Cemetery Veterans Section
In honor of the Gold Star Mothers and all Veterans who unselfishly served their country in time of need. Dedicated July 4, 1979 — Map (db m53866) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — Clinton Theater / Memory Lane
Clinton Theater On New Year’s Day, 1927 the Clinton movie theater opened, showing Frank Capra’s comedy The Strong Man. This theater was built as part of the James theater group. It was designed by architect Henry Holbrook in the . . . — Map (db m108020) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — Flint Veterans Garden — Old Flint or Gardner Cemetery
This garden is dedicated to all veterans, with deep respect and appreciation for their courage, patriotism, and sacrifice. Dedicated on Veterans Day, November 11, 2008 — Map (db m92447) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — 75-25 — George Bellows / Roy Lichtenstein
George Bellows George Bellows (1882-1925) is widely recognized as one of America's premier artists. His vivid portrayals of modern urban life have become indelible icons of American art. Born and reared in Columbus, he retained close ties here . . . — Map (db m14485) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — 80-25 — Ohio in the Civil War / Defending Ohio — The Ohio National Guard and the 37th (Buckeye) Infantry Division
Ohio in the Civil War. With five army camps in Columbus, Capitol Square was a military crossroads from 1861 to 1865. Ohio troops were mustered, paid, and on some occasions garrisoned at the Statehouse. Three of every five male Ohioans between . . . — Map (db m9840) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — The Fireproof Building
Constructed in 1909 and renovated for residential and commercial use in 2014, The Fireproof Building was originally home to Fireproof Warehouse and Storage Co. and was first used to protect personal possessions. With steel doors & solid concrete . . . — Map (db m97398) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Columbus — 74-25 — Tuskegee Airmen
The “Tuskegee Experience,” a program of the Army Air Corps to train African Americans as military pilots, began at Tuskegee Army Air Field in Alabama in 1941. At home and abroad during World War II, the Tuskegee Airmen prevailed against . . . — Map (db m13804) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Dublin — Dublin Veterans Memorial
In memory of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice City of Dublin Time will not dim the glory of their deeds General John J. Pershing Nicholas J. Rozanski 2012 Charles Lazell 1919 Norman W. Tarpley 1969 . . . — Map (db m101988) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Dublin — Dublin Veterans Park — Grounds of Remembrance
On this green bank, by this soft stream, We place with joy a votive stone, That memory may their deeds redeem, When, like our sires, our sons are gone. O Thou who made those heroes dare To die, and leave their children free— Bid Time and . . . — Map (db m101977) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Galloway — Galloway World War II Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of those who gave their lives in defense of their country in World War II Edgar Bradford       Dewey Busick Carl Grant               Donald Rice    Lawrence Stickel — Map (db m12906) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Galloway — Sunset Cemetery All Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to those who answered the call of our country in times of strife. Our free America lives on in peace defended by their heroism. [Dedication marker immediately in front of memorial]: Erected by Howard M. Harrison Post . . . — Map (db m12526) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Grove City — "Coming Home 1942" — Town Center Mural

This mural depicts Broadway between Grove City Road and Park Street in 1942. The block, then occupied by a private residence, a drug store, a barber shop/real estate office and a restaurant, became the site of City Hall in . . . — Map (db m137701) HM

Ohio (Franklin County), Groveport — Groveport World War II Memorial
Erected in honor of those men and women of this community who served in the Armed Forces during the Second World War and the following emergency and occupation. — Map (db m12517) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Haubrich Armory, Columbus — 166th Infantry Regiment
[Insignia of the 166th Infantry Regiment]: Follow Me Presented by Rainbow Div. Veteran Assn. to 166th Inf. Regt. Camp Shelby 1941 Re-presented June 21 1959 to 166th Combat Team at Robert Haubrich . . . — Map (db m12516) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Reynoldsburg — Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9473 War Memorial
Prisoners of War Missing in Action Never Forgotten "He who sheds his blood with me will always be my brother WWII 1941 - 1945 Dedicated to the over 6 million men and women who answered their nation's call on . . . — Map (db m35328) WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Westerville — 123- 25 — Agnes Meyer Driscoll
Side A The house at this address, 110 South State Street, was the childhood home of Agnes Meyer Driscoll (1889- 1971). Known as “the first lady of naval cryptology,” her career spanned from World War I to the Cold War. . . . — Map (db m106127) HM WM
Ohio (Franklin County), Whitehall — 45-25 — Columbus Depot
Since 1918, this installation, currently known as the Defense Supply Center, Columbus, has served the federal government as a procurement and distribution point for military supplies and equipment. Originally named the Columbus Quartermaster Reserve . . . — Map (db m13101) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Whitehall — 31-25 — Norton Field
Side A: The first airport in central Ohio, Norton Field was named for World War I pilot and star Ohio State University athlete Fred William Norton, a Columbus native. On July 2, 1918, Capt. Norton led the 27th “Eagle”Pursuit Squadron . . . — Map (db m17414) HM
Ohio (Franklin County), Worthington — Veterans Fountain
The people of Worthington dedicate this memorial to those here named who entered the Armed Services from this community in time of war and died in service to our country. Their names are etched in our hearts. Our freedom is their gift. . . . — Map (db m12720) WM
Ohio (Fulton County), Archbold — David K. Aeschliman Memorial — May 17, 1949 - Jan. 16, 1970
Two Purple Hearts Distinguished Flying Cross O.L.C. Air Medal Graduate of Archbold High School in May of 1967 and entered military service in June of 1967. Entered Vietnam in August of 1969 with the 17th Air Cavalry Troop B, 3rd . . . — Map (db m130966) WM
Ohio (Fulton County), Swanton — Swanton Civil War Monument — Spanish American, WW I, WWII and Korea
In memory of our soldiers — Map (db m132050) WM
Ohio (Greene County), Beavercreek — Beavercreek Veterans Memorial #4 — Walk of History — World War II —
World War II 1941 – 1945 served 16,112,566 killed 405,400 wounded 671,846 The United States joined the Allies (Britain, France , Russia, China) to fight the Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, Japan ) after the U. S. Military was attacked by the . . . — Map (db m113183) WM
Ohio (Greene County), Wilberforce — 18-29 — Brigadier General Benjamin Oliver Davis, Sr.
[Marker Front]: Benjamin Oliver Davis, Sr. (July 1, 1877 - November 26, 1970), the nation's first African American general in the Regular Army, was born in Washington, D.C. Davis first served as a temporary first lieutenant of the 8th U.S. . . . — Map (db m14054) HM
Ohio (Greene County), Xenia — Greene County War Memorial
In memory of All War Veterans of Greene County — Map (db m53877) HM
Ohio (Guernsey County), Cambridge — Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients — State of Ohio, Guernsey County
United States of America Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients State of Ohio, Guernsey County Civil War Cox, Robert M. - Corporal - Mississippi - 1863 Power, Albert - Private - Arkansas - 1862 Richardson, William R. - Private - . . . — Map (db m15982) HM
Ohio (Hamilton County), Cincinnati — 26-31 — Cincinnati Union Terminal
The Cincinnati Union Terminal opened in March 1933 and integrated rail travel in the city, which previously operated from five separate passenger terminals. Built when rail travel was already in decline, Union Terminal stopped operating as a . . . — Map (db m23939) HM
Ohio (Hamilton County), Cincinnati — Laurel-Lincoln World War II Memorial
. . . — Map (db m25039) WM
Ohio (Hamilton County), Cleves — “To commemorate the services of the citizens of Cleves” — Cleves World War I and II Memorial
“To commemorate the services of the citizens of Cleves , who served in the armed forces of their country. Some of whom made the supreme sacrifice in World Wars I and II.” This tablet and drinking fountain are gratefully . . . — Map (db m135129) WM
Ohio (Hamilton County), Harrison — Harrison War Memorial
In honor of the men of Harrison, Ohio who made the supreme sacrifice

Korean Conflict Congressional Medal of Honor Award William Baugh World War II Willard Baker   Elvyn Fagley   Gilbert Otto Eugene Barrow   Robert Gillman . . . — Map (db m133623) WM

Ohio (Hancock County), Findlay — Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients — State of Ohio, Hancock County
United States of America Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients State of Ohio, Hancock County Civil War Bensinger, William Captain Georgia 1862 Porter, John R. 1st Lt. Georgia 1862 Scott, John M. Sergeant Georgia 1862 Vance, . . . — Map (db m29178) HM
Ohio (Hancock County), McComb — World War I and II Veterans Memorial — Mulford Butler Post #511 McComb, Ohio — 155mm Howitzer —
In honor of World War I and II Veterans who nobly gave their lives for the American cause of liberty and justice Mulford Butler Post No. 511 American Legion McComb, Ohio — Map (db m93664) WM
Ohio (Hardin County), Dunkirk — Dunkirk Veterans Memorial
To all those who come after let it be known that this place is dedicated to those men and women who served their country in all wars ..past, present and future Dunkirk V.F.W. Post 3816 by MS 2003 — Map (db m94001) WM
Ohio (Hardin County), Kenton — Hardin County War Memorial
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Ohio (Harrison County), Deersville — 4-34 — Mary L. Jobe Akeley / Harry F. Hazlett
Side A Mary L. Jobe Akeley Mary Leonore Jobe was born on January 29, 1878, near Tappan, Harrison County, Ohio. She earned a bachelor's degree from Scio College and master's degree from Columbia University. While studying, she began a . . . — Map (db m79822) HM
Ohio (Harrison County), Hopedale — M101A1 105mm Towed Howitzers — Serial Numbers 317 & 3622 — Dedicated on July 16, 2000 —
The 105 howitzer was first put into full production in 1934. They were used for the support of the infantry soldier. Each artillery battery consisted of 5 guns, each with the capability of firing shells a distance of 8 miles. The 105 howitzer was . . . — Map (db m36530) WM
Ohio (Harrison County), Mount Pleasant — Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial
Erected by the Grateful People of Mt. Pleasant in Honor of Those who Served and Died for their Country in World Wars I and II Died during Time of War Ezra Cattell • Dalio Brandy • Walter Dietrich • Donald Francy • Lloyd . . . — Map (db m36347) HM
Ohio (Highland County), Greenfield — War Memorial — Greenfield knew them...Don't forget them.
This memorial dedicated to all that served: WWII • Korea Vietnam • Desert Storm World War II 1941 - 1945 [Roll of Honored Dead] Korean War 1950 - 1953 [Roll of Honored Dead] Vietnam 1965 - 1973 [Roll of . . . — Map (db m60931) WM
Ohio (Holmes County), Holmesville — 4-28 — Birthplace of William M. McCulloch — Civil Rights Champion
Republican congressman William M. McCulloch was one of the architects of the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964, the first of three laws to recommit the nation to the cause of civil rights in the 1960s. “Bill” McCulloch was born near . . . — Map (db m119877) HM
Ohio (Jefferson County), Bergholz — Bergholz Veterans Memorial
To honor those from Bergholz and Community who served their Country in World War I and World War II Korea 1950-1953 Vietnam 1961-1975 Persian Gulf 1991 Iraq Freedom 2003 — Map (db m36333) WM
Ohio (Jefferson County), Steubenville — In Honor of Those Who Served Their Country
During World War II and in memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice Gilbert Beynon George Gabsella, Jr. Claude W. Hinsley Richard Blair Lewis Shumway Donald R. Gaffney Thomas Moxley, Jr. Harry B. Robinson Joseph Zaboroski . . . — Map (db m139941) WM
Ohio (Knox County), Brandon — Brandon World War II Honor Roll
Ayers, Edwin - Beever, Joseph - Bird, Donald Bunnell, Walter - Carpenter, Robert - Chambers, Merritt Chrisman, Clarence - Chrisman, Everett - Cochran, Chester Conard, John - Dennison, William - Donze, Roy Dunmire, Hershel - Dunn, Harrison . . . — Map (db m19768) HM
Ohio (Knox County), Mount Vernon — Mount Vernon Veterans Memorial — At the Soldiers Circle —
A Nation that honors it’s Veterans is a nation dedicated to preservation of a freedom won by the sacrifice of life itself. These emblems are appropriately dedicated to the valiant dead of the armed forces who ventured far, . . . — Map (db m94957) WM
Ohio (Knox County), Mount Vernon — Veterans Avenue of Flags — Mount Vernon Veterans Memorial
Veterans Avenue of Flags Flying in Memory of: Algire, Dean WWII • Huffman, Howard WWI Algire, Roger Vietnam • Kadey, Kingsley WWII Awwiller, Donald M. WWII • Kepple, John WWII Awwiller, Josephine WWII • Kerr, Wilson E. WWII . . . — Map (db m94953) WM
Ohio (Lake County), Mentor — Mentor Veterans Memorial
The City of Mentor and George E. Hayward V.F.W. Post 9295 are proud to dedicate this memorial in tribute to those who gallantly served our country and to those currently serving in the Armed Forces. The American flag proudly represents the strongest . . . — Map (db m49133) HM
Ohio (Lake County), Willoughby — Airborne Memorial Bridge
In memory of all paratroopers and gliderman [sic] who spearheaded all major invasions, dropping behind enemy lines to secure military objectives. We pay tribute to all airborne forces that stand ready to protect our freedom. "We salue these . . . — Map (db m49151) WM
Ohio (Lake County), Willoughby — Willoughby Veterans Memorial
In honor of the men and women who serve and have served in the United States military forces — Map (db m49142) WM
Ohio (Licking County), Newark — Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients — State of Ohio, Licking County
United States of America Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients State of Ohio, Licking County Civil War Hanna, Milton              Sergeant         Tennessee      1863 Inscho, Leonidas H.     1st Lt             Maryland        1862 . . . — Map (db m12876) HM
Ohio (Logan County), Belle Center — Belle Center War Memorial — One of Two Memorials in a Rural Cemetery — Connected to Several Monuments in the Community —
Stone #1 In Memory of All Veterans (American Legion logo) Stone #2 (flag logo) Belle Center and Richland Township Killed in Action World War I Ray Schafer • Willard E. Stout World War II Emery . . . — Map (db m82928) WM
Ohio (Logan County), Bellefontaine — Bellefontaine War Memorial — Honoring All Veterans in Bellefontaine and Logan County, Ohio —
Dedicated in Honor to those who served by the veterans of Logan County May 31, 1993 — Map (db m79734) WM
Ohio (Logan County), Bellefontaine — 9-46 — Free Servicemen's Canteen, 1942-1946
Representative of the patriotic spirit of the homefront during World War II, the Big Four Route Veterans Association Women's Auxiliary No. 3 operated a free canteen service for troops in a small white building on the platform of the New York Central . . . — Map (db m43906) HM
Ohio (Logan County), Huntsville — Huntsville, Ohio Veterans Memorial
In Memory of the Unknown Dead ——— Soldiers Sailors Marines ——— U.S.A. — Map (db m85345) WM
Ohio (Logan County), Russell's Point — Rainbow Division Veterans Memorial
In honor of Rainbow Division Veterans WW I and WW II Presented by Cincinnati Chapter Rainbow Division Veterans — Map (db m137037) WM
Ohio (Logan County), West Liberty — Pickrelltown Monument Honor Roll
(South face) In Memory Of all Monroe Township Men in service World War 1917-1918 Willis R. Yoder February 16, 1945 (West face) H.F. Bushawn Died in France October 28, 1918 Jacob I. Piatt July 21, 1944 . . . — Map (db m80448) WM
Ohio (Logan County), Zanesfield — Jefferson Township Veterans Memorial
in honor of All Veterans (logo seal- Department of Defense) of Jefferson Township — Map (db m88036) WM
Ohio (Logan County), Zanesfield — Zanesfield Veterans Memorial
In commemoration of our patriots who, for God and Country, lifted high the torch of freedom, equality and justice, in all times of peril. Lord God of Hosts, be with us yet, lest we forget- lest we forget. - Kipling . . . — Map (db m87604) WM
Ohio (Lorain County), Elyria — Elyria War Memorial
War of Independence/Liberty 1775-1783 250,000 served 25,324 deaths 6,188 wounded War of 1812/God 1812-1815 286,730 served 2,260 deaths 4,505 wounded Indian Wars/Service 1812-1898 106,000 served 6,125 . . . — Map (db m136421) WM
Ohio (Lorain County), Lorain — Lakeview Park War Memorial
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Ohio (Lucas County), Berkey — 58- 48 — Roger T. Durbin — 1920 - 2000 — Driving Force Behind the National WW II Memorial —
Side A Roger T.Durbin 1920- 2000 According to fellow World War II veteran and US Senator Bob Dole, Roger T. Durbin was “the public persona- the beacon- of the drive to build a National World War II Memorial in out nation’s . . . — Map (db m80534) HM
Ohio (Lucas County), Holland — 59-48 — Birthplace of Alexander Drabik — 1910-1993
Side A Birthplace of Alexander Drabik Alexander Albert Drabik was born here, in a log cabin, on December 28, 1910 to John Drabik and Frances Lewandowski, Polish immigrants from Szymborze, Germany, now Poland. Alex, . . . — Map (db m94771) HM
Ohio (Madison County), London — Plumwood Veterans Memorial
(logo) Cross in circle dedicated in memory of all Veterans by the Frend Miller Family 1969 — Map (db m89400) WM
Ohio (Madison County), Mount Sterling — In Memory
Of those who gave their life for our country in the war of 1941-1945. Carl Steward Dewey Woltz James Webb Ernest Grabill Robert R. Keller Walter Neal Claude W. Ramey Randell Wofle Tingle D. Skaggs George W. Wood Donald G. . . . — Map (db m133034) WM
Ohio (Madison County), Rosedale — Pike Township Veterans Memorial
Pike Township Veterans Memorial in memory of Louis A. Guy March 2006 — Map (db m89403) HM
Ohio (Madison County), Somerford — Four Chaplains Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of the Four Chaplains Rev. George Fox Father John Washington Rabbi Alexander Goode Rev. Clark Poling while serving on the U.S.S. Dorchester during WWII gave their lives that their comrades might live “Greater . . . — Map (db m92550) WM
Ohio (Madison County), Somerford — Somerford Veterans Memorial — Quiet Rural Setting — Beside the Interstate —
Old Glory I am the Star Spangled Banner conceived in 1777 out of the love America had for Liberty and Honor. I am the memorial of countless heroes who shed their blood to preserve this sacred heritage. I have inspired generations of gallant . . . — Map (db m92549) WM
Ohio (Mahoning County), Boardman — Freedom Over Slavery
Dedicated to all who chose freedom over slavery [Dedicated] May 1978 — Map (db m44239) HM
Ohio (Mahoning County), Canfield — 20-50 — Canfield War Vet Museum
The Canfield War Vet Museum was chartered in 1988 by American Legion Post 177 and Ladies Auxiliary to collect and preserve items and history from American wars. The building that houses the museum was built in 1809 by Comfort S. Mygatt, a . . . — Map (db m41228) HM
Ohio (Mahoning County), Canfield — 23-50 — Canfield WPA Memorial Building
(side A) The Canfield WPA Memorial Building was constructed by the Works Progress Administration, a federal government program instituted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt as an effort to aid the United States in its recovery from the . . . — Map (db m41229) HM
Ohio (Mahoning County), Poland — Four Heroic Chaplains
Honoring the Four Heroic Chaplains who gave their life jackets that four soldiers might live. The S.S. Dorchester was torpedoed February 3, 1943. As it sank, the four were seen linked arm in arm, heads uplifted in prayer. Lt. G. . . . — Map (db m44225) HM
Ohio (Mahoning County), Youngstown — 33-50 — Harry Burt and Good Humor / Ross Radio Company
Side A Harry Burt and Good Humor Harry B. Burt (1874-1926) came to Youngstown in 1893 and began making and selling penny candy. He expanded his business with high quality candies, chocolates, and ice cream. Around 1920 Burt invented a . . . — Map (db m79492) HM
Ohio (Marion County), LaRue — LaRue Veterans Memorial
Dedicated in memory of the men of the LaRue area who served their country in World Wars I and II, Korea and Viet Nam — Map (db m105061) WM
Ohio (Marion County), Marion — 14-51 — Camp Marion, World War II Prisoners of War — 1944 - 1946
This site was once a twenty-four acre camp for Prisoners of War established on the grounds of the Marion Engineer Depot. The Depot was a major supply and logistics site of the U.S. Army Engineers during World War II. The first contingent of POWs . . . — Map (db m29115) HM
Ohio (Marion County), Marion — 15- 51 — Scioto Ordnance Plant Site
Side A On March 2, 1942, four months after the U.S. entered WWII, farmers living between Marion-Williamsport and Marseilles-Galion Roads and between State Route 98 and the Norfolk & Western Railroad were notified to vacate their farms by . . . — Map (db m94705) HM
Ohio (Marion County), Marion — 12-51 — The Marion Engineer Depot
Side A: Early in 1942, during World War II, the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers acquired 640 acres along two miles of U. S. Route 30 South (now State Route 309) from ten landowners. By June 11 of that year, the farm families were removed and . . . — Map (db m29126) HM
Ohio (Marion County), Marion — 9-51 — World War II Displacement — "The Old Farm Went to War"
Side A: During the early months of World War II, citizens as well as soldiers made enormous sacrifices for the war effort. In March 1942 the War Department announced plans to build a 13,000-acre munitions manufacturing complex northeast of . . . — Map (db m29125) HM
Ohio (Marion County), Prospect — Prospect War Memorial
Dedicated in memory of the men of the Prospect area who served their country in World Wars I and II, Korea and Vietnam. — Map (db m26982) WM
Ohio (Meigs County), Middleport — 13-53 — General James V. Hartinger
General James V. Hartinger, 1925-2000, was born in Middleport, Ohio, and graduated from Middleport High School in 1943. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1949 and was a career-long fighter pilot with the United . . . — Map (db m28498) HM
Ohio (Meigs County), Middleport — 4-53 — Middleport Medal of Honor Recipients
Edward A. Bennett, PFC, Co. B., 358th. Inf. Regt., 90th Inf. Div. Honored for bravery during combat in Germany, Feb., 1945. Award presented by President Truman in October. Bennett retired from service with the rank of Major on Feb. 1, 1965. He was . . . — Map (db m28506) HM
Ohio (Meigs County), Middleport — 21-53 — Rear Admiral William W. Outerbridge
Middleport native William Outerbridge (1906-1986) initiated the first shots of American involvement in World War II at 6:37 a.m. prior to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Outerbridge was commander of the destroyer USS Ward, . . . — Map (db m28507) HM
Ohio (Meigs County), Racine — Racine American Legion Post 602 Veterans Memorial
In honor of the veterans who dutifully served our country Dedicated 26 May 1997 Dedicated to the honor and sacrifice of the men and women who served our country in World War I World War II The Korean War The Vietnam War . . . — Map (db m28738) HM
Ohio (Mercer County), Celina — Swamp College Veterans Memorial — Obscure Marker in an Obscure Location — A Bi-Centennial Marker —
For God and country we have served for peace (5 logos) Veterans Memorial donated by Celina Post 120 & Coldwater Post 470 dedicated July 4, 1976 — Map (db m83305) WM
Ohio (Miami County), Piqua — Capt. Don Gentile — A One Man Air Force — Born December 6, 1920, Piqua —
Metal marker also has pictures of three aircraft, the Spitfire, the P-47 Thunderbolt, and the P-51 Mustang Stone Inscription: Domenic Salvatore Gentile Son of Paquale and Josephine Gentile R.A.F. 8/41 U.S.A.F. 9/42 . . . — Map (db m17160) HM
Ohio (Miami County), Piqua — Piqua Veterans Memorial
To the Piqua area men and women who have honorably served in the conflicts of our country — Map (db m17321) WM
Ohio (Miami County), Troy — Clayton Brukner — Pioneers of Aviation — WACO Aircraft —
Clayton Brunkner was one of the founders of the WACo Aircraft Company which relocated to Troy from Medina, Ohio in 1923. WACO quickly became the largest commercial builder of aircraft in the world. The original plant was on Union St, near the . . . — Map (db m136226) HM
Ohio (Miami County), Troy — 13-55 — Junior Girls Canteen 1943-1946
During World War II, forty of Troy's teenage girls, their mothers, and volunteers operated a free canteen service for troops on the platform of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad station. The group began as a few neighborhood girls providing magazines to . . . — Map (db m19746) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Brookville — Veterans Memorial — All Gave Some • Some Gave All

This Memorial is dedicated to all the men and women that served in any of the five branches of the US military. Thank you for your Service and Sacrifice.

Taps This monument sculpture rests on a triangular base representing the folded . . . — Map (db m100086) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — 8th Air Force Control Tower
This Control Tower is dedicated to all Eighth Air Force Veterans of WWII and the 26,000 airmen killed This is a project of the Eighth Air Force Memorial Museum Foundation Funded by Eighth Air Force Members and Units John E. Greenwood . . . — Map (db m114931) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — American Air Forces in England, WWII
American Air Forces in England, WWII American airpower based in England in WWII included the Eighth Air Force, providing strategic airpower with bombers and fighters, and the Ninth Air Force, performing tactical ground-attack and support . . . — Map (db m114930) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — 25- 57 — Charity Adams Earley
In 1942, Charity Adams Earley (1918- 2002) became the first African American woman to receive a commission in what became the Women’s Army Corps (WACs). She rose through the ranks to command the 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion in . . . — Map (db m103461) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients — State of Ohio, Montgomery County
United States of America Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients State of Ohio, Montgomery County Civil War Downs, Henry W. Sgt. Winchester, Virginia 1864 James, Isaac, Pvt. Petersburg, Virginia 1865 James, John H. Capt. Mobile Bay, . . . — Map (db m22239) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — Cpl. Tony Stein Memorial Bridge
Cpl. Tony Stein Memorial Bridge In honor of Cpl. Tony Stein, USMC Congessional Medal of Honor WW II Iwo Jima killed in action March, 1, 1945 presented by Kaiser Aluminum 1998 — Map (db m110380) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — P-47 Thunderbolt
P-47 Thunderbolt Alexander Kartveli, Designer The Thunderbolt was the largest, heaviest, single-seat fighter built during World War II: a rugged, dependable,and heavily armed fighting machine, whose accomplishments advanced the ultimate . . . — Map (db m114927) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — Still on Patrol
U.S. Navy submarines paid heavily for their success in World War II. A total of 374 officers and 3131 men are on board these 52 U.S. submarines still on “patrol.” Albacore • Amberjack • Argonaut • Barbel • Bonefish • Bullhead . . . — Map (db m22245) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — The Belly Tank
The Belly Tank This Nissen Hut is one of the British temporary structures that served the Allied Forces in England in WWII for housing, administrative and work shops. It was erected by the Royal Air Force near Saffron Walden, Essex, England on . . . — Map (db m114929) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Dayton — Wright-Patterson AFB — 1927 — (Inventing Flight: The Centennial Celebration Series #8) —
Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth, and danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings... -John Gillespie Magee Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has led the nation throughout the evolution of U.S. military air superiority. When . . . — Map (db m29557) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Germantown — Germantown Veterans Memorial
Lest we forget In sacred memory of those who served in defense of their country — Map (db m98075) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright Patterson Air Force Base — 381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group — In Remembrance of Those Who Served
Dedicated to the honor of those members who valiantly served and gallantly died in defense of the Free World, against tyranny and oppression, so that we may all live in peace and freedom with dignity AAF Station 167 Ridgewell, . . . — Map (db m32965) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — "31 Club"

In honor of the enlisted men and officers who completed reproduction and photogrammetry training at Lowry Field and Peterson Field in Colorado. Proudly served in the China-Burma-India Theatre with the 9th Photo Recon Squadron, . . . — Map (db m82564) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — "The Mighty Eighth" — 19 Jan. 1942 - 12 Sept. 1945 — European - African - Middle Eastern Theater of Operations —
VIII Bomber Command 19 January 1942 Eight Air Force 1 February 1942 Air Offensive Campaigns and Commanders “Europe” - Maj. Gen. Ira C. Eaker “Normandy” - Brig. Gen. Newton Longfellow “Northern . . . — Map (db m27389) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — “D” Day Plus 50 — 1944 – 1994

All Gave Some… Some Gave All… 9th Air Force Normandy — Map (db m82737) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Jenny B-29 Crew — 314th BW • 29th BG • 6th BS

"We flew on the last B-29 combat mission of WWII."

Elbert L. Moore, Aircraft Commander Joe G. Prescott, Pilot Wallace L. Page, Flight Engineer J. Fred "Danny" Boone, Bombardier Gordon H. Woodward, Navigator Daniel R. Mickey, . . . — Map (db m92845) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 102nd Observation Squadron — New York National Guard — WWII —

Entered Federal Service 15 October 1940

Dedicated 5 September 1997 — Map (db m93476) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 10th Air Depot Group
Dedicated to the memory of the 10th Air Depot Group August 8, 1981 Activated January 5, 1942 Patterson Field, Dayton, Ohio Served European Theater World War II — Map (db m25932) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 10th Fighter Squadron — 50th Fighter Group — In Memoriam —

This plaque is a lasting memorial to those individuals from the 10th [F]ighter [S]quadron who paid the ultimate price in defense of the free world.

World War II Citations Distinguished unit citations ETO, 13-20 March 1945; . . . — Map (db m94978) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 11th Bombardment Group (H)
In proud memory of the members of the 11th Bombardment Group (H) who served in the Pacific from December 7, 1941 to VJ Day They Asked Little and Gave Much July 23, 1981 — Map (db m25935) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th “Jungle” Air Force

Activated 13 January 1943 on Noumea, New Caledonia, the 13th Air Force constituted a major element of Command Air Solomons and took part in the Guadalcanal and New Guinea Campaigns, including action over New Georgia and Bougainville. Later, . . . — Map (db m82544) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Bomb Sqdn., 3rd Bomb Gp. — WWII - 7 Dec 1941- 2 Sep 1945
In honor of a very special group of young men who served their country so faithfully while enduring incredible hardships and dangers in New Guinea, the Philippines and Okinawa. Some lived and some died - all of them gave their very best. Their many . . . — Map (db m32976) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Troop Carrier Squadron — 1940 - 1946
In honor of the men who served the 13th Troop Carrier Squadron who flew with pride and served with honor in WWII Four years in the South and Southwest Pacific Guadalcanal to the Philippines A Job Needed to Be Done - We Did It . . . — Map (db m26281) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 15th Air Base

In remembrance of the mechanics and support personnel of the 15th Air Base, 18th & 20th Service Squadrons, Howard Field, Panama and the 2118th Service Unit, Aviation, on the Galapagos Islands who kept the aircrews flying that guarded the Panama . . . — Map (db m92795) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 15th Troop Carrier Squadron

Presidential Unit Citations Sicily July 11, 1943 – France June 6-7, 1944

Campaigns Sicily Italy Naples – Foggia Rome – Arno Normandy Northern France Rhineland Western Europe Central . . . — Map (db m82543) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion — ELKO Engineers — U.S. Army W.W. II —
Service Time 5-43 to 7-46 Richmond - Elko - New Guinea Biak - Luzon - Japan Dedicated 9-16-94 — Map (db m51389) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 18th Air Depot Group — 15th Air Force
Dedicated to all units of the 18th Air Depot Group by members of the HQ. & HQ. Sq., this 11 day of October 1991 Activated 19 January 1942 Patterson Field, Ohio Stationed at Sidi Ahmed, North Africa • Foggia, Italy Inactivated 17 . . . — Map (db m51656) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 18th Fighter Wing — WWII – Korea – Vietnam

Dedicated to the men and women of the 18th Fighter Wing

Guardians of the Pacific since 1927 — Map (db m82629) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Air Depot Group
Dedicated to the men who served in the 19th Air Depot Group 1942 - 1945 Africa Italy France Activated 19 January 1942 Patterson Field Dedicated October 1990 — Map (db m51819) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Bomb Group — "In Alis Vincimus" • "On Wings We Conquer" — The Black Knights • "Checkmate to Aggression" —
"In The Beginning" 1927-1932 The 19th Observation Group Rockwell AAF, CA - March AAF, CA 1932 - 1953 14th, 28th, 30th, 93rd, 435th [Squadrons] 5th Air Force • 20th Air Force • FEAF 1953 - 2008 19th Bombardment Wing • 19th Air . . . — Map (db m51655) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Fighter Squadron

World War II - Pacific Theater: Pearl Harbor Day 1941 until the war ended - 1945 Pearl Harbor, Saipan, Guam, Tinian, Iwo Jima, I E Shima, Okinawa

The 19th flew and maintained P40s, P47s, and P38s. In aerial combat, the 19th . . . — Map (db m92992) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st - 6th Aircraft Repair Units (Floating) and 1st - 18th Aircraft Maint Units (Floating) — 1944 -USAAF - 1945

Air Depot Liberty Ships and Maintenance Unit Auxiliary Vessels supported air operations in the Western Pacific. Army, Navy and Merchant Marines combined to provide aircraft repair shops, specialty services, mobile maintenance, defensive . . . — Map (db m85743) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st and 7th Emergency Rescue Squadrons — 1943 – 1945 — B-17 with Life Boats [and] OA-10 —

Dedicated to those who served saving the lives of over 400 downed fliers and crews

1st ERS Mediterranean Theater 7th ERS China, Burma and India Theater

Dedicated 7 Sept 2007 — Map (db m82753) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st Fighter Group
Dedicated to the memory of those who served and those who gave their lives defending our precious gift of freedom Oldest fighter organization in the United States Air Force 1st Pursuit Group May 1918 1st Fighter Group . . . — Map (db m26300) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st Lt Carl D. Nesbitt — 2 Feb. 1921 - 29 May 1944
World War II B17 Pilot 8th Air Force Remembered by his family — Map (db m51148) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st. Lieutenant Russell G. Ford — In Honor Of

Missing in Action on his 10th Mission 11 January 1944

339 Bombardment Squadron 96th Bomb Group H — Map (db m92989) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 20th Air Depot Group — Headquarters & Repair Squadrons — WWII 1942 - 1945 —

N. Africa • Tunisia 12th AF

Italy • Rome-Arno 15th AF MAAF

Dedicated 22, August 1997 — Map (db m86134) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 20th Troop Carrier Squadron — 6th Air Force • Caribbean Air Command — 1940 - 1948 —

Honor To Those Who Served France Fld, CZ - Howard Fld, CZ Borinquen Fld, PR - Waller Fld, Trinidad Albrook Fld, CZ Berlin Airlift, Rhein/Main AFB — Map (db m92797) WM


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