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Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
1917 - 1919

In memory of Monongalia Co., W. VA.
Soldiers, Sailors and Marines who
gave their lives in the World War.

[Names not listed]
 
Erected 1930 by Citizens of Monongalia County, sponsored and dedicated by Veterans of Foreign Wars.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 39° 37.778′ N, 79° 57.384′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Memorial is on High Street south of Walnut Street (U.S. 119), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 265 High Street, Morgantown WV 26505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); To the Patriots of the American Revolution (here, next to this marker); World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Korean Conflict Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vietnam Conflict Memorial
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. World War I Memorial
(here, next to this marker); Monongalia County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Courthouse Square (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 78 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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