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Ohio
Merci Train Boxcar

The Ohio boxcar is located at Camp Perry (Ohio National Guard) near Port Clinton.

The Gratitude Train car was restored and a dedication ceremony held November 11, 1986.

Image:
Jeff A. Pruett
Inventory Control Specialist Supervisor
Adjutant General's Department
2017

1949 Merci Train Boxcar Ohio  
  Image: Jeff A. Pruett 2017 1949 Merci Train Boxcar Ohio  
  Image: Jeff A. Pruett 2017 1949 Merci Train Boxcar Ohio  
  Image: Jeff A. Pruett 2017 1949 Merci Train Boxcar Ohio  
  Image: Jeff A. Pruett 2017 1949 Merci Train Boxcar Ohio  
 

The car is shown here on tour in 1950. The car was transferred to Camp Perry in 1951.

Image courtesy of Mandy Altimus Pond, Archivist at the Massillon Museum. From their collection of photographs from The Evening Independent newspaper.

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