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Summersville in Nicholas County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

In Memory of

Deputy William G. "Billy" Giacomo

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel
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Inscription.  
Born: August 27, 1972
End of Watch: September 11, 2000

Of the Nicholas County Sheriff's Department, whose life was given in the service of his community, county, and state. His sacrifice was made to ensure that we could live our lives in peace and safety.

Though the hearts and lives this officer touched and the fellow officers who now serve, this hero lives on.

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God. Matthew 5:9

Unit 219

 
Location. 38° 16.851′ N, 80° 51.067′ W. Marker is in Summersville, West Virginia, in Nicholas County. Located at the Nicholas County Sheriff's Office. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 Main Street, Summersville WV 26651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nancy Hart's Capture (a few steps from this marker); Nancy Hart (within shouting distance of this marker); Nicholas County Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Summersville (within shouting distance of this marker); Hughes Ferry/Bridge
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(approx. 3.2 miles away); Hawks Nest Workers Memorial and Grave Site (approx. 3.2 miles away); Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster Workers Grave Site (approx. 3.4 miles away); Running the River (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Summersville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Deputy Sheriff William G. Giacomo. Officer Down Memorial Page (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Memorial unveiled for fallen Nicholas deputy. The Register-Herald (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. William Grant Giacomo at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 43 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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