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World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial

 
 
World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
1. World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Erected by
Salem Post No. 19
Department of Virginia of
The American Legion
to honor those soldiers
and sailors from
Roanoke County
who gave their lives for
the cause of democracy
during the World War
1917 - 1919

George F. Adams • Addison A. Deyerle • T. Blair Dillard • Everette R. Epperly • Charlie B. Ferguson • William Bertil Ferguson • Harry V. Garman • Lucian F. Garman • Isaac H. Gibson • R. E. Greer • Howard Johnston • Claude G. Lancaster • John Collins Leavell • Earl Maxwell Marsh • Henry McFall • Frederick B. McGrady • George W. Meadows • Clarence E. Metz • John Keith Miller • Clovis Moomaw • John A. Philpott • George E. Pittard • James A. Sink • Campbell Wm. Tetter • Marion D. Tinnell • Ben T. Tinsley • John Wheeler • Wm. R. Whitescarver, Jr. • Roy O. Whitmire • Sterling Willis • Crockett I. Wright

Colored

Robert Lee Green • Patrick Journette • Samuel Pasley • Harrison Wright
 
Location. 37° 17.378′ N, 80° 3.201′ W. Marker is in Salem, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of S. College Ave (U.S. 11) and Roanoke Blvd (U.S. 11), on the left when traveling south on S. College Ave. Click for map
World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
2. World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial and Marker
. Marker is in this post office area: Salem VA 24153, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roanoke County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); East Hill Cemetery North (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sgt. James Walton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Andrew Lewis’ Grave (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Andrew Lewis (approx. 0.4 miles away); To honor our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lynchburg and Salem Turnpike (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named General Andrew Lewis (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyMilitaryWar, World I
 
World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
3. World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial and Marker
German 77 Mm. Field Gun image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
4. German 77 Mm. Field Gun
placed here by Salem Post No. 19, Department of Virginia, American Legion, May 30, 1926 as a memorial of the World War
German 77 Mm. Field Gun image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
5. German 77 Mm. Field Gun
German 77 Mm. Field Gun image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
6. German 77 Mm. Field Gun
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,093 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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