Sunbury, Ohio: Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial

Hundreds of crosses memorialize every Ohio soldier who's died in the line of duty in a War on Terror combat zone since September 11, 2001.
Address:
44 Burrer Drive, Sunbury, OH
Directions:
The memorial is on W. Cherry St. just east of the junction of Hwy 3 and US Hwy 36. Park in the library lot next door, then walk across the little bridge to get to the memorial.
Admission:
Free
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Ohio Fallen Heroes Memorial

This is a memorial to those Ohioans that have lost their lives in the War on Terror. It's set just outside of the town center, next to the library.

[Kerri Foulks, 10/24/2013]

Begun in 2005, the memorial displays a cross for every Ohio soldier who's died in the line of duty in a War on Terror combat zone since September 11, 2001. It's in Sunbury because the town is near the geographic center of Ohio.

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