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Civil War Hinckley Veterans Memorial Park - Hinckley Ohio Historical Society

Ninety-six boys from Hinckley fought in the Civil War.

From Judge Webber’s book: “Hinckley was divided into two military districts, constituting all east of the road running north and south through the nominal center of the township into one district to be called Military District No. 1; and all west of said road into another district to be called Military District No. 2, April 15, 1865.”

H.D. Worden Hinckley Civil War - Hinckley Ohio Historical SocietyThe trustees met and made a levy of eight mills on the dollar of the taxable property of the Township for a bounty to volunteers.

There were 16 casualties. These names were inscribed on the Veterans Monument in Hinckley Center for Memorial Day 2000.


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