“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Whitehouse, Ohio

Clickable Map of Lucas 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> Lucas County, OH (228) Fulton County, OH (84) Henry County, OH (72) Ottawa County, OH (50) Wood County, OH (108) Lenawee County, MI (95) Monroe County, MI (134)  LucasCounty(228) Lucas County (228)  FultonCounty(84) Fulton County (84)  HenryCounty(72) Henry County (72)  OttawaCounty(50) Ottawa County (50)  WoodCounty(108) Wood County (108)  LenaweeCountyMichigan(95) Lenawee County (95)  MonroeCounty(134) Monroe County (134)
Location of Whitehouse, Ohio
    Lucas County (228)
    Fulton County (84)
    Henry County (72)
    Ottawa County (50)
    Wood County (108)
    Lenawee County, Michigan (95)
    Monroe County, Michigan (134)
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1Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — A Cross Section Of HistoryOak Openings Preserve Metropark
This cross section of a tree trunk was put on display here in the 1960's. The tree rings are marked. 1830's First settlers on land that is now Oak Openings Preserve Metropark 1930's 67 acres of parkland acquired at Monclova Road . . . Map (db m174773) HM
2Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — ArmyThis We'll Defend
The U.S. Army was officially established on June 14, 1775 by the Second Continental Congress with George Washington appointed as its first distinguished commander. From its inception, the U.S. Army has played a vital role in the growth and . . . Map (db m172772) HM WM
3Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Coast GuardSemper Paratus
The U.S. Coast Guard is America's oldest maritime defenders formerly known as the United States Revenue Cutter Service. Their history dates back to 1790, and they have been officially established as a branch of the United States Armed . . . Map (db m172776) HM WM
4Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Gulf Wars & Afghanistan War
The Gulf War (August 28, 1990 - February 28, 1991) was a conflict between Iraq and a coalition force of approximately 30 nations led by the United States and mandated by the United Nations in order to liberate the nation of Kuwait. This dispute . . . Map (db m172808) HM
5Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Korean War
The Korean War was a war between North Korea (with the support of China and the Soviet Union) and South Korea (with the support of the United Nations, with the principal support from the United States). The war began on 25 June 1950 when North . . . Map (db m172791) HM
6Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Marine CorpsSemper Fidelis
The U S. Marine Corps began with the founding of the Continental Marines on November 10, 1775 to conduct ship to ship fighting, shipboard security and discipline enforcement, and to assist in landing forces. The Marine Corps mission has . . . Map (db m172774) HM WM
7Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — NavySemper Fortis
The U.S. Navy was formed by a resolution of the Continental Congress on October 13, 1775. They were briefly disbanded at the end of the American Revolutionary War but were permanently reformed with the Naval Act on March 27, 1794. The U.S. . . . Map (db m172773) HM WM
8Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Other Military Operations
Service Members of the United States have been involved in other military operations throughout the world. Maps 1953-2019 1. 1953-1975 Laotian Civil War 2. 1958 Lebanon Crisis 3. 1964 Simba Rebellion, Operation Dragon Rouge 4. 1965-1983 . . . Map (db m172809) HM
9Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Roche de Bout
The Interurban Bridge, which crosses the Maumee River at Farnsworth, is partially built atop Roche de Bout, a large, protruding rock in the river that served as an early landmark for native people, European explorers and armies. The massive . . . Map (db m173557) HM
10Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — The Oak Openings Region
The Oak Openings Region is unlike any other region in Ohio. It is where the eastern hardwood forest meets the western prairie, forming a beautiful blend of habitats sustaining many rare species. Here you will find amazing diversity: sand, . . . Map (db m174776) HM
11Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Vietnam War
The Vietnam War was an undeclared war in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. It was the second of the Indochina Wars and was officially fought between North Vietnam and South Vietnam. North . . . Map (db m172807) HM
12Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Whitehouse Air Force MemorialAim High, Fly-Fight-Win
The U.S. Air Force became a separate military service on September 18, 1947 with the implementation of the National Security Act of 1947 Prior to that Act, the responsibility for military aviation was divided between the Army for . . . Map (db m172778) HM WM
13Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Whitehouse Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the memory of our Honored Dead Map (db m172767) WM
14Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — Whitehouse Veterans Memorial Park
Roy Aaron Aukerman, Pvt. Co F, 10th Depot BN, 1895-1918, Liverpool, England - WWI • Raymond Dzierzawski, Pvt. 47th Field Artillery Bat, 5th Armored Div., 1919 - 1945, Margraten, Netherlands - WWI • William Franklin Green, Staff Sgt. 405th . . . Map (db m172779) WM
15Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — World War I
World War I, also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918. Contemporaneously described as "the war to end all wars,” it led to the . . . Map (db m172787) HM
16Ohio (Lucas County), Whitehouse — World War II
World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. The vast majority of the world's countries-including all the great powers-eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the . . . Map (db m172789) HM
Jun. 21, 2021