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Nelson County World War Memorial

 
 
Nelson County World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., March 6, 2011
1. Nelson County World War Memorial Marker
Inscription. In memory of the men of Nelson County who lost their lives in the World War, 1917 - 1918

Hope W. Massie             Lieut.
Robert Penn Brent         Corp.
Richard Witt Wright         "
Lawrence Allen              Pvt
Frank R. Beasley              "
Jimmy Bryant                   "
Stephen Campbell            "
William T. Davidson       "
Louis L. Evans                "
Thurman Evans              "
Samuel Green                  "
Henry Irvine                    "
Crosby James                  "
Abraham Jefferson         "
Lutie Kidd                      "
Broaddus Martin             "
William L. Martin           "
Claude H. McQuary       "
Willie A. Ramsey           "
Maynard Simpson           "
Wyatt J. Thomas            "
Austin Thompson           "
Charles Willoughby         "
Radford A. Wright          "

 
Erected 1931 by the Public School Children of Nelson County.
 
Location. 37° 45.588′ N, 78° 52.154′ W. Marker is in Lovingston, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on Court Street (Virginia Route 1001) near Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lovingston VA 22949, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Nelson County World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., March 6, 2011
2. Nelson County World War Memorial Marker
The World War Memorial is to the left of the Court House entrance.
At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nelson County World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Nelson County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lovingston (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peter Cartwright (approx. 3.6 miles away); Birthplace of Rives (approx. 3.7 miles away); Oak Ridge Estates (approx. 3.7 miles away); Cabellsville (approx. 5.4 miles away); Hurricane Camille (approx. 6.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lovingston.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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