The rusted and crumbled remains of a long-abandoned amusement park can still be found where a fellow nicknamed “Firecracker” built it as a tribute to the friends he fought alongside in World War I.

Click here to read more about the Argonne Forest Park in the Dayton area.

Then click through the photos above for views of the area.

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PHOTOS: Latest look inside the Sorg Opera House as renovations continue

PHOTOS: Inside the new Kroger Marketplace now open in Liberty Twp.

PHOTOS: Inside the new Fringe Coffee House in Hamilton

HISTORICAL IMAGES: Hamilton businesses from Journal-News photo archives