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Lewisville in Forsyth County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

POW-MIA Memorial

 
 
POW-MIA Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, February 23, 2012
1. POW-MIA Memorial Marker
Inscription. On Behalf of a Grateful Nation and a Proud American Legion
This POW-MIA flag flies to honor those veterans who, in service to this great nation, sacrificed their freedom and their physical and mental well-being as prisoners of war. It also recognizes those who are still missing in action or remain imprisoned.
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The light at the base of this plaque will burn until all POW-MIAs are accounted for or returned home.
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Town of Lewisville
Lewisville American Legion Post 522

 
Erected by Town of Lewisville; Lewisville American Legion Post 522.
 
Location. 36° 5.8′ N, 80° 25.29′ W. Marker is in Lewisville, North Carolina, in Forsyth County. Marker can be reached from Shallowford Road. Click for map. Downtown Lewisville. Marker is in this post office area: Lewisville NC 27023, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Battle Cross" (a few steps from this marker); Lewis C. Laugenour House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Great Philadelphia Wagon Road (about 300 feet away); Site of Lewisville Academy (about 700
POW-MIA Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, February 23, 2012
2. POW-MIA Memorial Marker
feet away); Lewisville Baptist Church (about 700 feet away); Methodist Church Parsonage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles L. Spaugh House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Sunny Acres (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewisville.
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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