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Philippi in Barbour County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Barbour County Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial

 
 
Barbour County Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
1. Barbour County Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial
The stone for the memorial was donated by Dr. Richard E. Shearer and family.
Inscription.
This monument and park are
dedicated in sincere appreciation
of all Barbour County Vietnam
era Veterans who served
this great nation -
United States of America
1961 - 1973
Dedicated on May 25, 1987
by
United States Senator
John D. Rockefeller IV

All gave some - These gave all
Viet Nam War
William Lee Car Larry Joseph Lowther
Rex A. Bowyer Lesley Wayne Reed
Garry L. Burgess Donald F. Schnably
Roger L. Carpenter Roger Lee Simpson
James R. Hickman John Charnpolsky
Isaac C. Huffman Wm. "Billy" Runner
Cecil Wilbert Kittle, Jr. Roy B. Squires

Donated by
E.E. Bryan
and
J.R. Bryan

 
Location. 39° 9.174′ N, 80° 2.54′ W. Marker is in Philippi, West Virginia, in Barbour County. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 250), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Philippi WV 26416, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Philippi (a few steps from this marker); The Covered Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); The Philippi Covered Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a
Memorial and Mural image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
2. Memorial and Mural
direct line); a different marker also named Philippi (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Philippi (about 800 feet away); Barbour County War Memorial (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Philippi (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barbour County Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philippi.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 901 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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