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Moundsville in Marshall County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Volunteers in the Spanish-American War

 
 
Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
1. Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker
Inscription.
Erected by
The County Court
of
Marshall County West Virginia
to commemorate its
volunteers in the
Spanish-American War

They served that others might be free

 
Erected by The County Court of Marshall County West Virginia.
 
Location. 39° 55.128′ N, 80° 44.718′ W. Marker is in Moundsville, West Virginia, in Marshall County. Marker is at the intersection of Tomlinson Avenue and 7th Street, on the left when traveling north on Tomlinson Avenue. Click for map. This historic marker is located on the southeast corner of the front grounds of the county courthouse, facing Tomlinson Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Moundsville WV 26041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Brick School House (a few steps from this marker); Marshall County Commemorates Service Men and Women (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Cannons (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin C. Criswell (within shouting distance of this marker); Recipients of the Purple Heart (within shouting distance
Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
2. Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker
View of the historic marker on the county courthouse grounds, with the southeast corner of the courthouse seen in the right background.
of this marker); Moundsville / Capt. James Harrod (within shouting distance of this marker); Grave Creek Mound (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); West Virginia Penitentiary (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Moundsville.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, Spanish-American
 
Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
3. Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker
View of the historic marker on the county courthouse grounds, with the southeast corner of the courthouse seen in the right background and 7th Street seen in the left background.
Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
4. Volunteers in the Spanish-American War Marker
View of the historic marker on the county courthouse grounds, facing Tomlinson Avenue, with the intersection of Tomlinson and 7th Street in the left background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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