OOS Sculpture

Edgerton Civil War Monument

1912 / Creator Unknown / Edgerton

Edgerton Civil War.JPG

A Civil War soldier stands atop a large stone monument.

Location: E. Indiana Ave. and S. Michigan Ave

County

: Williams

Citation

: “Edgerton Civil War Monument,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed August 6, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1663.

Title

Edgerton Civil War Monument

Description

A Civil War soldier stands atop a large stone monument.

Date

1912

Subject

Publisher

Ohio Outdoor Sculpture

Identifier

1663

Location City

Location County

Location Notes

Outside Edgerton Fire Department

Provider Qualifier

Erected by

Provider Entity

W. A. Slaughter Post W. R. C. and citizens

Location Street

E. Indiana Ave. and S. Michigan Ave

Location Type

Installation Date

1912

Materials

Inscription

Front base,
"Erected A.D. 1912 by W.A. Slaughter Post W.R.C. and Patriotic Citizens of Edgerton and Vicinity To the Memory of Those who served Their Country."
Left side of base,
"We serve in peace as in war"/"J O Smith Memorial"/"Post No 10"
Right side of base,
"One country one flag"/"W.A.Slaughter Post"/"G.A.R. No 568"
"1861-1865"
Rear side of base,
"Fraternity Charity and Loyalty"