“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Marion in Smyth County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)

Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial

Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 4, 2011
1. Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial
South Side
Dedicated to the eternal memory of the American Revolutionary War soldiers and patriots from the area which in 1832 became Smyth County, Virginia, who sacrificed their lives and fortunes that we might have our freedom and independence.

East Side
George Killinger Thomas Woolsey, Jr Richard Williams Elisha Dungan Edward Crowe Joseph Williams James Scott Phillip Greever John Broady Jacob Anderson John Anderson, Jr Henry Bowen Samuel Buchanan Justice Hubble John Mercer Richard Woolsey James Houston Moses Allen Zachariah Hurt Joseph Starnes, II Jenkins Williams Peter Groseclose Henry Townsend Edward Faris Zachariah Blankenbeckler Daniel Reamy

North Side
Henry Burkhart James Buchanan Nathaniel Harris John Snider John Shannon Thomas Crow Alexander Outlaw James Crow Matthew Bishop Benoni Banning Richard Poston William Armstrong William Humphries Lily McIlhaney Bowen Frederick Slemp Zephaniah Woolsey William Woolsey, Sr Hugh Cole William Reagan Nathaniel Hurt Nicholas Starnes James Crabtree John Hennigar John Jamison Andrew Hays Joseph Atkins

West Side
Gen. William Campbell Col. Arthur Campbell Capt. Joseph Cole, Jr Capt. John Buchanan Capt. Levi Bishop Capt. Robert
Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 4, 2011
2. Smyth County Revolutionary War Memorial
Detail of the eagle
Davis Gen. William Tate Gen. William Russell Capt. Arthur Bowen Capt. Charles Bowen Capt. John Campbell Col. Robert Campbell Capt. David Campbell Lt. Patrick Campbell Capt. Robert Bowen Maj. David Campbell Lt. Robert Sinclair Capt. John Hays Ens. William Hays Capt. James Thompson Capt. John Campbell, II
Erected 1996 by Royal Oak Chapter 2-126-VA, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Location. 36° 49.966′ N, 81° 31.217′ W. Marker is in Marion, Virginia, in Smyth County. Marker is on West Main Street (State Highway 16) west of Church Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Memorial is located on the front lawn of the Smyth County courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Marion VA 24354, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smyth County War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Marion (here, next to this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. William Elisha Peters (approx. 0.4 miles away); Col. Arthur Campbell (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of Colonial Home (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sherwood Anderson (approx. 1.8 miles away); Battle of Marion (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marion.
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,153 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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