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Charles Town in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

In Memoriam

 
 
In Memoriam Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 11, 2020
1. In Memoriam Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the memory
of men and women who
served in the Armed Forces
of our country.

 
Erected 1966 by Jackson-Perks American Legion Post 71 and Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 17.388′ N, 77° 51.24′ W. Marker is in Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Memorial is at the intersection of Seminary Street and Congress Street, on the left when traveling south on Seminary Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Near the NW corner of Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town WV 25414, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edge Hill Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); The Confederate Dead (a few steps from this marker); Lock Graveyard Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); "Coloured" Grave Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); Davenport Brothers Revolutionary War Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 30, 2017
2. Veterans Memorial
Marker at base of flag pole
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Major James Gibson (about 400 feet away); Rutherford House (about 400 feet away); The Stribling House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles Town.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 11, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on May 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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