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Ridgeley in Mineral County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Combined Veterans Memorial

 
 
Combined Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. Combined Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
In honor of all
American Veterans
who's dedication
and sacrifice
has served and
will continue to
serve as a constant
reminder to the
world that
democracy and
freedom shall
forever endure.

 
Erected by Ridgeley VFW Goldstar Post # 6452, Ridgeley American Legion William E. Shuck Jr. Memorial Post # 136.
 
Location. 39° 38.562′ N, 78° 46.173′ W. Marker is in Ridgeley, West Virginia, in Mineral County. Memorial is at the intersection of Potomac Street and 3rd Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Potomac Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgeley WV 26753, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ridgeley Honor Roll (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Edward Shuck, Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Ohio (approx. 0.4 miles away); Explore a Trail Network (approx. 0.4 miles away in Maryland); A Home on the Boat—The Captain's Cabin
Donor information on the plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. Donor information on the plaque
(approx. 0.4 miles away in Maryland); Irish Laborers (approx. half a mile away in Maryland); Cumberland Gateway Westward (approx. half a mile away in Maryland). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ridgeley.
 
Categories. Military
 
Charter Members of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
3. Charter Members of Memorial
William Jewell
Tom Headley
Jim Nestor
Melvin Snyder
Roger Cowgill
Jim Wilson

[on the reverse of the memorial]
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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