Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument, OH

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Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument
Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument

The house of Col. Charles Young, also known as Youngsholm. Designated a National Historic Landmark in 1974, Youngsholm was a gathering place for his friends, family and strangers alike. Building is not currently open for visitation.

NPS-Tom Engberg

The house of Col. Charles Young
The house of Col. Charles Young

Designated a National Historic Landmark in 1974, Charles Young's home was a gathering place for his friends, family and strangers alike. The house is not currently open for visitation.

NPS-Tom Engberg

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Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument

Throughout his life, Charles Young overcame countless obstacles in his ascent to prominence. In spite of overt racism and stifling inequality, Young rose through the military ranks to become one of the...[more]

Address

1120 US Route 42 E
Xenia, OH 45385

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Directions

From all points west: Take US-35 east towards Xenia, OH, Continue into Xenia by following U.S. Route 35B, Turn left onto U.S. 42, Youngsholm will be on your left, approximately 2.5 miles from U.S. Route 35B, 120 US Route 42 E. From all points north: Take I-71 south from Columbus towards Cincinnati, Exit I-71 at U.S. Route 35 and go west, Follow U.S. Route 35 and exit at N. Bickett Road, Turn right onto N. Bickett Road, N. Bickett Road will dead-end at U.S. Route 42, turn left onto U.S. Route 42, Youngsholm will be on your right, approximately 0.7 miles from N. Bickett Road, at 1120 US Route 42 E. From all points south and southwest: Take I-71 north from Cincinnati towards Columbus, Exit I-71 at U.S. Route 35 and go west, Follow U.S. Route 35 and exit at N. Bickett Road, Turn right onto N. Bickett Road N. Bickett Road will dead-end at U.S. Route 42, turn left onto U.S. Route 42. Youngsholm will be on your right, approximately 0.7 miles from N. Bickett Road, at 1120 US Route 42 E.

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