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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Wood County, Ohio

Clickable Map of Wood County, Ohio and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Wood County, OH (213) Hancock County, OH (76) Henry County, OH (102) Lucas County, OH (360) Ottawa County, OH (142) Putnam County, OH (62) Sandusky County, OH (211) Seneca County, OH (96)  WoodCounty(213) Wood County (213)  HancockCounty(76) Hancock County (76)  HenryCounty(102) Henry County (102)  LucasCounty(360) Lucas County (360)  OttawaCounty(142) Ottawa County (142)  PutnamCounty(62) Putnam County (62)  SanduskyCounty(211) Sandusky County (211)  SenecaCounty(96) Seneca County (96)
Bowling Green is the county seat for Wood County
Adjacent to Wood County, Ohio
      Hancock County (76)  
      Henry County (102)  
      Lucas County (360)  
      Ottawa County (142)  
      Putnam County (62)  
      Sandusky County (211)  
      Seneca County (96)  
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1Ohio (Wood County), Bloomdale — Bloomdale Centennial — 1888 - 1988
The village of Bloomdale was established as a result of the building of the railroad in 1874 and the discovery of natural gas in 1886. Jonathon W. Myers made the first plat in 1874 and the first mayor, A. B. Probert, was elected in . . . Map (db m170296) HM
2Ohio (Wood County), Bloomdale — Bloomdale Veterans Memorial
James Acocks • Allen Allion • Jerrame Allgire • Maurice Allgire • John J Ambrose • Weldon Apple • Richard Apple • Reginald Chub August • Jeffery August • Raymond Atchison • Robert Babcock • Fred Babcock • Kenneth Babcock • . . . Map (db m170302) WM
3Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Blacksmith Shop / Oil Derrick, 1999
Blacksmith Shop Inside, this functional blacksmith shop periodically provides educational demonstrations using a working forge and early 20th century tools. The building was once owned by the Asmus family as a granary, or storage building . . . Map (db m185795) HM
4Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Boiler House, 1898
The Ohio State Board of Charities educated infirmary superintendents on the dangers of fire and strongly suggested the installation of steam heat instead of wood- burning fireplaces. Initially, the Wood County Infirmary benefitted from the . . . Map (db m185788) HM
5Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Boomtown District
The Oil Derrick and Blacksmith Shop are not original to the Wood County Infirmary site, but represent Wood County's Oil Boom period and are used for educational demonstrations. The derrick is originally from Ryerson, Pennsylvania. The steam . . . Map (db m185794) HM
6Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Bowen-Thompson Quadrangle
Robert '55, 06 (Hon.) and Ellen Bowen '54, '06 (Hon.) Thompson have made a profound impact on Bowling Green State University. Their commitment to their alma mater has influenced its physical appearance, enhanced the student experience and . . . Map (db m181006) HM
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7Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Bowling Green
Founded by Elisha Martindale in 1833. Home of Bowling Green State University since 1910.Map (db m187756) HM
8Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Bowling Green
Founded by Elisha Martindale in 1833. Home of Bowling Green State University since 1910.Map (db m188440) HM
9Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Brandeberry Wall
Information gleaned from Infirmary Superintendent Frank Brandeberry's journal indicates he began building the iconic wall in May 1919 from stones found in local farm fields. Leonora Smith Friar, infirmary cook (1932-1937), recalled, “Mr. . . . Map (db m185776) HM
10Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Carter Family Home
House was moved on site in the 1940s to replace original house that burned downMap (db m185798) HM
11Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Cattle Barn, 1892
The dispensation of public charity required Ohio counties to manage a large farm in order to establish financial independence from the local taxpayer. On May 3, 1892, Wood County Commissioners recognized the need for a larger barn on infirmary . . . Map (db m185782) HM
12Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Chicken Coop, Wash House, and Wood Shed, 1873
Chicken Coop Originally constructed in 1873, the chicken coop was an essential part of daily life at the infirmary. This chicken coop was one of two poultry buildings, but the smaller coop is no longer standing. German immigrant John . . . Map (db m185786) HM
13Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Cisterns, Ponds, and Privies
Installed in 1879 for $81, the first cistern tank was hooked up to a common drain line that pumped water from a well nearly a mile away. Due to the heavy mineral deposits contained within infirmary land, digging a well closer to the main . . . Map (db m185787) HM
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14Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Construction Of Buildings
Superintendents & Matrons of the Wood County Infirmary *1869-1872 Infirmary Directors managed the site 1872-1877 Thomas C. & Margaret Reid 1877-1878 E.M. Jenkins 1878-1904 Edwin & Charlotte Farmer 1904-1949 Frank & . . . Map (db m185777) HM
15Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Corn Crib & Tool Shed, 1872
In October 1867, the Wood County Commissioners purchased 160 acres from Abel T. Norris at a cost of $7,200 to use as the infirmary site. On August 2, 1869, ditches were dug around the perimeter of the property to ensure proper drainage of the . . . Map (db m185781) HM
16Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — County of Wood — Created February 12, 1820 - Named for — Colonel Eleazer Derby Wood —
Born 1783 New York City. Killed in combat September 1814. West Point Graduate 1806. As Military Engineer Helped build Castle Williams, N.Y. and Ft. Norfolk Va. Honored by naming of Fort Wood in New York Harbor and monument at West Point. He . . . Map (db m120920) HM
17Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Exchange Bank
This property has been placed on the National Registry Of Historic Places By the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m180769) HM
18Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — 2-87 — First Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Elder Oliver Mears organized on February 8, 1862 in a tent on this spot, then a walnut grove owned by William Lovett, the Lovett's Grove Seventh-day Adventist Church, first of this denomination in Ohio. A Frame building erected in 1864 served the . . . Map (db m95491) HM
19Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Frank J. Prout Chapel
Left plaque When Benedict Arnold in the late days of the American Revolution ravaged the state of Connecticut he burned the farm houses along his route. In 1792 these farmers were given land grants in the "Firelands,"- Erie and Huron . . . Map (db m146192) HM
20Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Gas Plant, 1906
Drilling a well for suitable drinking water was perhaps the single most difficult task for the managers of the infirmary. On August 29, 1884, male infirmary workers drilled a 242-foot well looking for water, but instead discovered natural gas. . . . Map (db m185789) HM
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21Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — C — General Hull's Trail — Ohio Revolutionary Memorial Trail
Through the forest to the east may still be seen the original trail of Hull’s army in June 1812, enroute to Detroit. Some of the corduroy timbers are still buried along the route.Map (db m137357) HM
22Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Gold Star Families Memorial Monument
A Tribute to Gold Star Families and Relatives Who sacrificed a loved one for our freedomMap (db m193389) WM
23Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Grain Barn
Stored grain, housed farm implements, and had small workshop.Map (db m185797) HM
24Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Hog Barn, 1913
On September 24, 1873, the first Wood County Infirmary Superintendent, Thomas C. Reid, was given permission to construct a hog pen. On August 17, 1903, Superintendent Frank Brandeberry replaced the original hog pen with the first brick . . . Map (db m185793) HM
25Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Ice House, 1905
Given the fluctuating number of inmates living in the Wood County Infirmary, it was logical for the Wood County Commissioners to approve the construction of an ice house to store and preserve perishable foods. Cement blocks from the demolition of . . . Map (db m185784) HM
26Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Log Cabin / 1842 Mile Marker
Log Cabin While the log cabin is not original to the site, it pays tribute to the first white settler in Center Township, Benjamin Cox. In 1827-1828, Cox built a cabin on the left bank of the Portage River near the present junction of . . . Map (db m185796) HM
27Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Lunatic Asylum 1885
The language used to describe those considered mentally ill in the 1800s included words like lunatic, idiotic, insane, or epileptic. Modern interpretation of mental illness requires placing labels in historical context or understanding the . . . Map (db m185780) HM
28Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Lunatic House — 1885
Prior to 1885, a wooden building with rooms overlooking a hog pen had been used to house the insane patients. It was in such poor condition, however, that the infirmary director would not be responsible for anything that might happen to patients . . . Map (db m185710) HM
29Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Pest House
One of two buildings used to isolate residents with infectious diseases from the rest of the infirmary household. The other Pest House no longer stands.Map (db m185792) HM
30Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Pestilence House 1933
Over the course of many years, several contagious diseases infected inmates living in the main infirmary building. Communicable diseases included: influenza, cholera, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Sick individuals were quarantined or isolated . . . Map (db m185791) HM
31Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Ridge School 1886-2013
For 127 years, children from Bowling Green learned, laughed, and played on this site as students of the Ridge Street School. Now dedicated to the outdoor enjoyment of area residents, Ridge Park will continue to be a place where new discoveries . . . Map (db m100137) HM
32Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — The Great Black Swamp
The Great Black Swamp mural is a symbolic narrative of imagery from this region of fertile farmlands that was once a vast swamp the remains of a receding Lake Erie. Under the direction of artist Adrian Tio, ideas suggested by students from the . . . Map (db m180773) HM
33Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — The Main Street Historic District
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places in May 1987 Bowling Green was first platted in 1835. The Main Street Historic District represents the commercial buildings constructed around Bowling Green's brief "boom era" in the late 1800's . . . Map (db m116992) HM
34Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — The Wood County Museum
Although the state of Ohio authorized county funds be set aside for the maintenance of the poor in 1816, it was not until June 3, 1863, when the Board of Wood County Commissioners selected a site to build an infirmary farm. Decisions about . . . Map (db m185778) HM
35Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Ties That Bind
Wooster Green's sculpture by Deedee Morrison, a nationally recognized sculptor and installation artist from Greenville, South Carolina, reflects the identity and values of the Bowling Green community. In her view, public art is all about . . . Map (db m180772) HM
36Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Tontogany Mural
Dedicated to the local veterans and volunteers who have given so much to make Tontogany and the United States what they are today. Thank you for all you have done.Map (db m186495) WM
37Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Welcome To Wooster Green
Side 1 City of Bowling Green BG City Schools BG Chamber of Commerce BG Community Foundation BG Convention & Visitors Bureau BG Economic Development Downtown Foundation Side 2 Bowling Green High School occupied this . . . Map (db m180770) HM
38Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wiley Post No. 46
Dedicated to the memory of Wiley Post No. 46 Dept. of Ohio G.A.R. By Wiley Relief Corps No. 85 Tree Planted April 24, 1925Map (db m181005) WM
39Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipients
United States of America Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients State of Ohio Wood County Civil War Bown, Wilson W. 2nd Lt. Georgia 1862 • Buffman, Robert 2nd Lt. Georgia 1862 • Mason, Eilhu H. 2nd Lt. Georgia 1862 • . . . Map (db m170773) WM
40Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Flag Monument
In celebration of our country's 200th birthday this flag monument is dedicated to Wood County by the following Wood County, veterans associations and their auxiliaries in cooperation with the county commissioners: American Legion Forty and . . . Map (db m192999) WM
41Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Home Cemetery
The Ohio State Board of Charities instructed county infirmaries to set aside a portion of land for a pauper cemetery. In 2019, the Wood County Museum dedicated a monument noting 252 confirmed burials in the Wood County Home Cemetery. . . . Map (db m185783) HM
42Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Honor And Rememberance
This memorial commemorates the sacrifice of service members from Wood County, Ohio who died while serving our country outside an active combat zone Robert R. Dimick • Dale Ruswinkle • Mathew A. Schaller • Gordon L. Essinger • John H. . . . Map (db m193390) WM
43Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County In The Civil War
During the American Civil War (1861-1865), a sparsely populated Wood County (18,000 in 1860) furnished nearly 2,000 men for the Union military, and approximately 450 died in service. Wood County soldiers served in seventeen infantry regiments, two . . . Map (db m193393) WM
44Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — 11-87 — Wood County Infirmary — 1869 - 1971
The Infirmary, also known as the poorhouse or simply "The Home," is one of the last county poorhouse sites in Ohio where nearly all of the original structures still stand. The main building, constructed in 1868 with outbuildings added over the . . . Map (db m29188) HM
45Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Korean War Memorial — 1950 - 1953
A war they say was forgotten, and will pass with time, this memorial is dedicated, to those brave soldiers, who were left behind. Their dedication to mankind, they fought with no regrets. A tribute to all, So shall never forget. . . . Map (db m170768) WM
46Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Museum
Here is a little bit of information about what you are seeing on the grounds… The 50-acre grounds of the Wood County Museum include a variety of areas for reunions, ceremonies, picnics, and special events. This lush and unique backdrop is . . . Map (db m185790) HM
47Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Persian Gulf War Memorial
In Memory Of The Men and Women Who Served In Iraq, Afghanistan and the Global War on Terrorism Bradley Hart Africa • David R. Christoff Iraq • Thomas P. Belkofer Afghanistan • Daniel E. Miller AfghanistanMap (db m193392) WM
48Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County Vietnam War Memorial — 1957 - 1975 — Lest We Forget —
Wood County's best of their generation. In honor of those who served in valor and in memory of those who were sacrificed in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Welcome home. Stephen Paul Shaner • Gary Glen Winter • Jesus Rosas Cruz • . . . Map (db m170769) WM
49Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County World War I & II Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the heroic sons of wood county who stand in the unbroken line of patriots who dared to die that freedom might live, and grow, and increase its blessings. freedom lives, and through it, they live in a way that humbles the . . . Map (db m193000) HM
50Ohio (Wood County), Bowling Green — Wood County WWI & WWII Memorial
Dedicated to the heroic soldiers of Wood County who stand in the unbroken line of patriots who dared to die that freedom might live and grow and increase its blessings. Freedom lives and through it, they live -- in a way that humbles the . . . Map (db m193397) WM
51Ohio (Wood County), Bradner — Bradner World War Memorial
In memory of those who served in World War I, Apr. 6, 1917 to Nov. 11, 1918Map (db m170573) WM
52Ohio (Wood County), Cygnet — Cygnet World War II Veterans Memorial
"In memory and honor of all who served in World War II. Ever protect the freedoms for which they fought." ★ Robert Carson • ★ Frank Sterling • ★ Wayne Phillips • Harold Bronson • James Carson • Meluin Cammell • . . . Map (db m170221) WM
53Ohio (Wood County), Dowling — 1-87 — In Memory of Lieut. Wilson W. Brown / The Andrews Raiders
In Memory of Lieut. Wilson W. Brown Medal of Honor winner, who is buried here. He joined the famous Andrews Raid to wreck Confederate supply lines. The raiders captured a locomotive, "The General,” at Big Shanty, Georgia, on April . . . Map (db m169621) HM
54Ohio (Wood County), Dowling — 1-87 — Lieut. Wilson W. Brown — In Memory of — Ohio Historical Marker —
[Marker Front]: In memory of Lieut. Wilson W. Brown, Medal of Honor winner, who is buried here. He joined the famous Andrews Raid to wreck Confederate supply lines. The raiders captured a locomotive, "The General," at Big Shanty, . . . Map (db m19083) HM
55Ohio (Wood County), Fostoria — Fostoria
Home of Charles Foster Congressman, 35th Ohio Governor and Secretary of the TreasuryMap (db m193140) HM
56Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — A Lasting Legacy
In the mid-70s, Toledoans Don and Audrey Entenman took a Sunday drive upriver and discovered a "Victorian Jewel", Grand Rapids, Ohio. Over the next several decades, the couple's love of history, restoration, and an entrepreneurial vision . . . Map (db m170205) HM
57Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — 8-87 — Dominick Labino
This site is dedicated to Dominick Labino, 1910-1987, glass scientist, engineer, artist, and inventor. Credited with 57 patents, Mr. Labino invented pure silica fiber which was used in insulating tiles covering the space shuttle Columbia and the . . . Map (db m4026) HM
58Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — 9-87 — First Presbyterian Church
On this site in 1848, the Presbyterians and Methodists entered into a situation unique to Gilead, as Grand Rapids was then known, by jointly constructing a frame church for worship James Purdy, grantor, sold the lot for five dollars for religious . . . Map (db m169636) HM
59Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Grand Rapids — Corporation Limit Marker
Historic canal town founded 1833 as Gilead renamed in 1868 Applebutter Festival since 1977Map (db m159656) HM
60Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — 6-87 — Grand Rapids — 1833 - 1983
This site, at the head of the Great Rapids of the Maumee, has been a major river crossing for centuries. The village was platted in 1833 as Gilead but was overshadowed by rival Providence during the canal era. In 1868 the name Grand Rapids was . . . Map (db m41973) HM
61Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Grand Rapids Flood Records
[The sign indicates heights of different levels throughout the years:] -1904- -1913- -1959- -1982- -1936- -1978-Map (db m170214) HM
62Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Grand Rapids Town Hall
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m173324) HM
63Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — In Memory Of Julie Pontasch — 1957 To 2014
The above mosaic art installation is in memory of Julie Pontasch, who was one of the founders of the Grand Rapids Sunset Jazz Fest (2005), a board member of the Grand Rapids Arts Council (GRAC) from 2004 to 2014 and a person who loved . . . Map (db m183599) HM
64Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — M. J. Wright Pavillion
This property donated to the Village in 1995 by David LaRoe. The present shelter was constructed in 2000. This chimney was part of the original 1940's building.Map (db m183597) HM
65Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — 4-87 — Providence Historical District
The town of Providence was born, thrived and died with the Miami & Erie Canal. It was platted in 1835 by French trader Peter Manor, swept by fire in 1846, ravaged by cholera in 1854, and finally unincorporated in 1928. Today, only the Irish . . . Map (db m28397) HM
66Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Sugar Maple
The American Indians showed pioneers how syrup & sugar could made from the clear sap of this tree in March.Map (db m195541) HM
67Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — The Benjamin F. Kerr House
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Map (db m183596) HM
68Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — The Grand Rapids
[The map indicates several locations as well as dates for some of the locations:] Providence Metropark • Maumee River • Miami and Erie Canal • Providence Dam (1838) • Lock No. 9 • Large Island • Grand Rapids • Dam (1836) • . . . Map (db m195543) HM
69Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — The Heeter-Russo House
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior 1978Map (db m183595) HM
70Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — 5-87 — The Howard Cemetery
Thomas Howard, aged 66, a Revolutionary War Veteran, arrived at the head of the great rapids of the Maumee from New York State in 1822. Three cabins were erected for his family and the families of his two sons Edward and Robert. The first death in . . . Map (db m4027) HM
71Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Thurston Building — 1896
Built by Azor Thurston (1861-1922), analytical chemist, textbook author, and pharmacist, this 30 x 75 foot yellow brick building served continuously as a pharmacy for 115 years, until 2011. The Thurston family lived upstairs. The . . . Map (db m170074) HM
72Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Veterans Memorial — American Legion Post 232
Tribute to those who served the nations Armed ServicesMap (db m160343) WM
73Ohio (Wood County), Grand Rapids — Wood County Long-Judson Road Bridge 1916
The Long-Judson Parker pony truss bridge was designed by R. M. Strohl of Clague and Strohl Company, Bowling Green, Ohio and built by the Elkhart Bridge & Iron Company of Elkhart, Indiana in 1916. It carried Wood County's Township Road 79A . . . Map (db m185134) HM
74Ohio (Wood County), Haskins — Haskins
Birthplace and home of Earl W. North, American Impressionist Painter 1904-1989Map (db m186494) HM
75Ohio (Wood County), Haskins — 16-87 — John A. Wilson
Born July 25, 1832, near Worthington, Ohio, John Alf Wilson lived at this site. At the age of 29, he enlisted in C. Company, 21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry under General O.M. Mitchell. General Mitchell consented to a dangerous mission led by John . . . Map (db m20412) HM
76Ohio (Wood County), Hoytville — Hoytville Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to all who have served Army • Navy • Coast Guard • Air Force • MarinesMap (db m193423) WM
77Ohio (Wood County), Hull Prairie — Fort Miamis Reserve/Miltonville — Anthony Wayne Parkway
[North side of Marker]:Fort Miamis Reserve “River tracts 46 and 47 in Township No. 1 United States Reserve” is the official description of the Miltonville location. The “United States Reserve” was the . . . Map (db m25871) HM
78Ohio (Wood County), Jerry City — Jerry City High School Bell
In Remembrance of the Jerry City High School 1895 - 1925Map (db m199200) HM
79Ohio (Wood County), Jerry City — Jerry City Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice, and in honor of all who served their country in time of need.Map (db m199199) WM
80Ohio (Wood County), Luckey — A126 — to Whittaker's Reserve / to Dudley's Massacre — Ohio Revolutionary Memorial Trail — Harrison's March —
Ohio's Revolutionary Memorial Trail Text on West Side : Harrison's March • 1813 - - - - - 25 Miles to Whittaker's Reserve Text on East Side : Harrison's March • 1813 - - . . . Map (db m93495) HM
81Ohio (Wood County), Luckey — Veterans Memorial
A tribute to the nations deadMap (db m186488) WM
82Ohio (Wood County), Luckey — Veterans Memorial Park
In honor of those who served their countryMap (db m196964) WM
83Ohio (Wood County), McClure — Grand Rapids
Historic canal town founded 1833 as Gilead renamed in 1868. Applebutter Festival since 1977Map (db m185458) HM
84Ohio (Wood County), Millbury — Lake Township Tornado Memorial
Lake Township June 5, 2010 In Remembrance of Bailey Bowman • Kathleen Hammitt • Ted KranzZ • Hayden Walters • Mary Walters • Ryan Walters • Irwin Welling Tornado DirectionMap (db m195897) HM
85Ohio (Wood County), Millbury — Millbury Veterans Memorial
. . . Map (db m171470) WM
86Ohio (Wood County), Millbury — Millbury-Lake Township Tornado — Going Home
June 5, 2010 Bailey B. Bowman • Kathleen Hammitt • Ted Kranz • Hayden Walters • Mary Walters • Ryan Walters • Irwin Welling In memory of those who lost their lives tornado.Map (db m171469) HM
87Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — American Legion Korea Veterans Memorial
Korea Charles H. Barringer Army Mar. 12, 1953Map (db m170226) WM
88Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — American Legion Memorial Park
In memory and honor of all who served in World War II. Who sacrificed their lives to protect the freedoms for which they fought. Bainum, Frank C. Army Dec. 24, 1943 • Baker, George E. Army Feb. 24, 1945 • Baltz, Harold W. Army July . . . Map (db m170228) WM
89Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — American Legion Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Vietnam Richard M. Gallant Marines June 10, 1971 • Edward A. Heilman Army Oct. 16, 1968 • Michael E. Moorhead Marines June 14, 1970 • Frederick E. Nigh Marines Sept. 17, 1968 • Richard H. Savieo Marines Aug. 25, 1970 • Kenneth D. . . . Map (db m170227) WM
90Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — North Baltimore — Corporation Limit Marker
Historic railroad and oil town founded in 1860 incorporated 1876Map (db m159658) HM
91Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — 10-87 — North Baltimore / Community Firsts
North Baltimore Located in southern Wood County, the village of New Baltimore was founded in 1860, with the first plat of twenty-nine acres recorded by B.L. Peters in 1873. Official incorporation occurred February 7, 1876, with the name . . . Map (db m166522) HM
92Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — 23-87 — North Baltimore Elementary & High School Building
The North Baltimore Elementary and High School stood at 124 S. Second St. and was dedicated November 11, 1927. The tan and brown brick building replaced a school (built 1884) that a fire destroyed on January 26, 1926. The new school building, . . . Map (db m170222) HM
93Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — North Baltimore Veterans Memorial
In honor of those who gave their lives during the Vietnam War ☆ Dale L. Speir Cpl. USMC 6-6-67 • ☆ Frederick M. Stemen Pfc USMC 2-9-68 • ☆ Kenneth D. Smith Sp4 USA 6-14-68 • . . . Map (db m169623) WM
94Ohio (Wood County), North Baltimore — The Unknown Dead Memorial
In memory of the unknown soldiersMap (db m169632) WM
95Ohio (Wood County), Northwood — Northwood Veterans Memorial
These flags fly which have flown with pride and glory now rest here in honor of our area veteransMap (db m195899) WM
96Ohio (Wood County), Northwood — Richard John Rowland I
POW-MIA All Gave Some, Some ave All Vietnam United States Coast Guard - United States Merchant Marines Richard John Rowland IMap (db m195900) WM
97Ohio (Wood County), Northwood — Veterans Memorial Gazebo
In memory of those who served in the defense of our nationMap (db m195898) WM
98Ohio (Wood County), Otsego — C608 — Maumee Indian Mission — Ohio Revolutionary Memorial Trail
. . . Map (db m25870) HM
99Ohio (Wood County), Otsego — The First Presbyterian Mission in the Maumee Valley
On this ground was established In the year 1822 The first Presbyterian Mission In the Maumee Valley ————— Rev. Joseph Badger, Missionary, 1805 - 1812. Rev. Isaac Van Tassell, Its first superintendent, . . . Map (db m42041) HM
100Ohio (Wood County), Pemberville — Captain Elihu H. Mason
March 23, 1831 September 24, 1896 In memory of Elihu H. Mason, one of the first six Medal of Honor recipients. Mason, a resident of Pemberville, Ohio was enlisted in the 21st Ohio Infantry. During the Civil War Mason was involved in Andrews . . . Map (db m187648) HM

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