Northlawn Memory Gardens in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
via Fayette County
This amazing story comes from Illinois. It truly is a must read for anyone who either maps cemeteries or would like to learn more about mapping them. A link to where the maps themselves are located comes at the end of this article.
Silver Springs Cemetery on “Find A Grave”
KENTON — The farm boys from the heartland — all young enlisted soldiers from the same rural county in northwestern Ohio — found themselves surrounded by enemy snipers deep in the jungle of a little-known battle in the middle of a war. The fight for a Japanese-controlled airstrip in the Solomon Islands of the Pacific Ocean 75 years ago left the Ohio Army National Guard soldiers of the 148th Infantry Regiment’s Company E trapped under fire and out of ammunition, with no water