Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Col. John Thorowgood Jr.
Erected 2017 by Virginia Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KV 19.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list.
Location. 36° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5381 Shell Road, Virginia Beach VA 23455, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bataan Corregidor Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Pearl Harbor Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); U.S.N. Armed Guard of World War II Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); How do Planes Fly? (approx. 2 miles away); Norfolk International Airport (approx. 2 miles away); Air Traffic Control (approx. 2 miles away); Norfolk Botanical Gardens (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lynnhaven House (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia Beach.
Also see . . . Virginia Historical Marker - Colonel John Thorowgood Jr. (YouTube, 2 min.). (Submitted on June 6, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 11, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.