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

Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell

 
 
Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2017
1. Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument Marker
Inscription.  
Serg't Littleton Tazewell Cordell
Mar. 22. 1882 - Oct. 23. 1918.
110th. Bat. Mach. Gun Co.
29th. Div. Blue & Gray.
Killed in Action at Battle
of Etraye Ridge,
Argonne Forest. France.
"In life loved,
in death remembered"
By his mother

[Star on monument reads]
Died in the Service of His Country


 
Erected by his mother, Mrs. Louise Southall Cordell.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I.
 
Location. 39° 17.335′ N, 77° 51.364′ W. Marker is in Charles Town, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Monument is in the Zion Episcopal Church Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 East Congress Street, 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. George Washington Turner (a few steps from this marker); George Upshur Manning (within shouting distance of this marker); Zion Episcopal Churchyard (within shouting distance of this marker); The Flagg House
Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2017
2. Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Yates Beall (about 500 feet away); "Coloured" Grave Yard (about 500 feet away); Focus of Action (about 600 feet away); Edge Hill Cemetery (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charles Town.
 
Regarding Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell. Remains re-interred in September 1921 after initial burial in France.
 
Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 1, 2017
3. Sergeant Littleton Tazewell Cordell Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 221 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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