Somerford Veterans Memorial

Somerford Veterans Memorial (HM1QPL)

Location: London, OH 43140 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.689', W 83° 30.234'

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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 men
and women who fought against tyranny.
I am the spirit of Valley Forge...
Of sacrifice...Of Courage.
I have guarded every rampart where
Freedom defended its glorious cause...
I fly wherever Americans gave their lives
to preserve the sanctity of life
My home is in the hearts of all who feel
a thrill of pride when they salute me
and what I symbolize...
This plaque is dedicated in honor of all
those who served their country in all wars,
and are laid to rest in Somerford Township.
This plaque donated by the Ed Geer family.
God - Country - Freedom - Valor
dedicated 1970
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HM NumberHM1QPL
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Year Placed1970
Placed ByEd Geer Family
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, February 13th, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 286083 N 4424634
Decimal Degrees39.94481667, -83.50390000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.689', W 83° 30.234'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 41.34" N, 83° 30' 14.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)937, 740, 614
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 830 OH-56, London OH 43140, US
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