Porch Talk Will Highlight Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Cuyahoga County Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Tim Daley, the executive director of the Cuyahoga County Soldiers and Sailors Monument will be the featured speaker at the Bay Village Historical Society’s Sept. 16 porch talk.

Daley holds a Masters Degree in history from John Carroll University and has been a public speaker for many years. The Soldiers and Sailors Monument on Public Square in Cleveland was dedicated on July 4, 1894. It is the official Cuyahoga County Civil War monument. It memorializes the 9,000 Ohio veterans who fought in the war, the women who served in the Relief Society, salutes Ohio’s generals and depicts Civil War battle scenes.

Admission to the 2 p.m. porch talk, held at the Reuben Osborn Learning Center in Bay Village, is free of charge. Attendees are asked to bring their own lawn chair. Phone 440-871-7338 for information.

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