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Shepherdstown in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 5, 2017
1. War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In memory of those who
paid the supreme sacrifice

World War I
Wilmer B. Miller Thomas C. Reinhart

World War II
Henry B. Reinhart Roy J. Turner
James S. White

Korea
Irving Laneheart

Viet Nam
Cpl. Wayne D. Boyer


 
Erected by Turner-White American Legion Post No. 126.
 
Location. 39° 25.845′ N, 77° 48.345′ W. Marker is in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of German Street (West Virginia Route 230) and King Street, on the left when traveling west on German Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: War Memorial Building, 102 East German Street, Shepherdstown WV 25443, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shepherdstown (a few steps from this marker); 1862 Antietam Campaign (a few steps from this marker); Shepherd State Teachers College (a few steps from this marker); Pack Horse Ford Chapter, D.A.R. (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Hospital Site (within shouting distance of this marker);
War Memorial Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 5, 2017
2. War Memorial Building and Marker
a different marker also named Civil War Hospital Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Spirit of 1775 Beeline March to Cambridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Mt. Nebo Lodge No. 91 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shepherdstown.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 145 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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