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Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial

 
 
Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Destiny Branch, May 22, 2016
1. Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to the patriotism and valor of
the more than three thousand four hundred employees of the
Seaboard Air Line Railroad
who served in the Armed Forces of their country in World War II
and to the imperishable memory of those who died in that conflict
Hereon are inscribed the names of those
who gave their lives in defense of freedom, justice and right

A.D. Abbott, Jr. W.M. Achord K.W. Alexander G.L. Allen J.D. Anderson J.B. Baltzegar R.V. Bennett, Jr. C.B. Beville E.O. Billingsley R.M. Brown Melvin J. Burch J.E. Coleman H.R. Cornelius, Jr. L.S. Cox T.M. Craig, Jr. W.E. Downing W.C. Driggers F.A.B. Echols G.G. Emery, Jr. C.N. Franklin J.P. Gray J.S. Groom, Jr. T.R. Hancock, Jr. C.G. Harrell F.B. Huggins W.S. Huntley C.J. Ivey A.J. Jordan A.J. Kitz H.S. Larkin A.E. Lassiter G.B. Lassiter R.E. Leahy Manuel Leak J.N. Lewter T.W. Long, Jr. H. McAllister E.A. McCain C.H. McCranie W.L. Mathis, Jr. P.C. Michaux W.E. Mitchell J.R. Montgomery R.F. Morrison J.D. Murray R.S. Newsome A.P. Oliver J.H. Palmer, Jr. Martinus Powell A.W. Rahn C.H. Risher W.C. Robson L.R. Simmons W.B. Slaughter J.M. Sweatt A.T. Thompson, Jr. J.H. Toomer R.V. Tuttle G.I. Waters P.W. Wheeler
Raleigh and Gaston-Seaboard Coast Line Building 1862 image. Click for full size.
By Destiny Branch, May 22, 2016
2. Raleigh and Gaston-Seaboard Coast Line Building 1862
L.S. White J.S. Whitehurst, Jr. J.M. Wimberly R.C. Wolford A.M. Wood E.W. Wood B.K. Wren

“On fames eternal camping-ground their silent tents are spread”
 
Location. 35° 47.134′ N, 78° 38.408′ W. Marker is in Raleigh, North Carolina, in Wake County. Marker is on North Salisbury Street 0.2 miles south of West Peace Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 413 N Salisbury St, Raleigh NC 27603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Artificial Limbs (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Raleigh and Gaston Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henry Clay Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peace College (approx. 0.2 miles away); N.C. State Museum of Natural Sciences (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alexander B. Andrews (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fannie E. S. Heck (approx. mile away); Just Like the Liberty Bell (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Raleigh.
 
Also see . . .  Seaboard Air Line Railroad. (Submitted on May 25, 2016, by Destiny Branch of Raleigh, North Carolina.)
 
Categories. Railroads & StreetcarsWar, World II
 
Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Destiny Branch, May 22, 2016
3. Seaboard Air Line Railroad WWII Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Destiny Branch of Raleigh, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 118 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Destiny Branch of Raleigh, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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