: Reverse reads: "Monument on Mound in Mound Hill Cemetery, Eaton. Ohio.
1- Erected by free contributions of the 17th. day of Oct.1947
2- In memory of Lieut. John Lowery of The second Sub-Legion
Ensign Boyd of the first and 13 non-commissioned officers
and privates who fell about five miles north of this place
in an obstinate engagement engagement with the Indians on
on the 17th. day of Oct. 1793.
Lieut. Lowery was from New Jersey and had served with reputation
in the levies of 1791 under Gen.St.Clair.
in the levies of 1791 under Gen St.Clair.
Ensign Boyd was a young man of much promise; they were in command of
an escort of ninety men having in charge twenty wagons loaded with
3- provisions and stores for the army of Gen. Wayne.
3. "Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori" View on Ohio Memory.
: SA1039AV_B11F01_028_001 Subjects
: Monuments--Ohio; Cemeteries--Ohio; Military Ohio Places
: Eaton (Ohio); Preble County (Ohio)