The Ohio Bridge, Audenarde Belgium

The Ohio Bridge, Audenarde Belgium

The bridge commemorates the difficult crossing and bridging of the River Schelde by the 37th”Buckeye” Division’s 315th Engineers on November 2nd 1918. The people of Ohio built the bridge in recognition of the achievement and decorated it with life sized statues of American Bison. The present bridge was rebuilt by the people of Ohio after the first was destroyed in World War Two.