OOS Sculpture

Union County Veterans Remembrance Monument

2007 / Longstreth Memorials / Marysville

Front of Union County Veterans Remembrance Monument

A 40 ton granite monument that sits in front of the Union County Courthouse in Marysville at the north east corner. One side of the monument has a low-relief carved eagle with outstretched wings perched on top of globe and shield. Along the bottom of this side are the names and illustrations of 11 conflicts involving the United States.

The other side of the monument has inscribed the names of all of the citizens of Union County, Ohio who died in these conflicts with the words "Out Freedom Is Not Free" "They gave their tomorrows so we might have today" inscribed at the top.

Location: Union County Courthouse, 215 W 5th St

County

: Union

Citation

: Longstreth Memorials, “Union County Veterans Remembrance Monument,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed September 18, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/1737.

Title

Union County Veterans Remembrance Monument

Description

A 40 ton granite monument that sits in front of the Union County Courthouse in Marysville at the north east corner. One side of the monument has a low-relief carved eagle with outstretched wings perched on top of globe and shield. Along the bottom of this side are the names and illustrations of 11 conflicts involving the United States.

The other side of the monument has inscribed the names of all of the citizens of Union County, Ohio who died in these conflicts with the words "Out Freedom Is Not Free" "They gave their tomorrows so we might have today" inscribed at the top.

Date

2007

Source

https://www.ucvetmemorial.org/#:~:text=The%20Veterans%20Remembrance%20Monument%20and,our%20land%20is%20always%20honored%20.
correspondence with Marysville City Council Member

Format

Identifier

1737

Location City

Location County

Location Site

Location Street

215 W 5th St

Media Sculpture Height

7 feet, 3 inches

Media Sculpture Width

21 feet

Media Sculpture Depth

3 feet

Installation Date

2007