Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Monongalia County War Memorial
In memory of Monongalia's sons “They fought for the freedom of others.”
In memory of “Our Sons” who fought for the freedom of the world, 1917-1918
In memory of “Our Women” who sacrificed for the freedom of the world, 1917-1918
“In memory of Monongalia's Sons, who fought for liberty. Rest in Peace.”
Defenders of the Union, 1861-1865 Spanish American War 1898
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Military • War, US Civil • War, World I.
Location. 39° 37.364′ N, 79° 57.824′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker is at the intersection of Dorsey Avenue and Goodwin Street, on the left when traveling north on Dorsey Avenue. Marker is on hilltop in Oak Grove Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 152 Dorsey Avenue, Morgantown WV 26501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ford House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Ghost of a Train Patrick Dunn (approx. ¼ mile away); James K. Samuel, Jr. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Norman Rossinow (approx. 0.3 miles away); Monongalia Arts Center (approx. half a mile away); Morgantown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Stone House (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,206 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on May 4, 2018, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on July 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.