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

War Memorial

 
 
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 11, 2020
1. War Memorial
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.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 25.845′ N, 77° 48.345′ W. Marker is in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Memorial 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. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Revolutionary War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Shepherdstown (a few steps from this marker); 1862 Antietam Campaign (a
War Memorial Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 5, 2017
2. War Memorial Building and Marker
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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); Moulder Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); R.D. Shepherds Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); McMurran Hall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shepherdstown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 228 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on May 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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