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Weirton in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  Dedicated to the men and women of Weirton who served in the Armed Forces to protect the four freedoms endowed in the Constitution
 
Erected 1959 by The Citizens of Weirton.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 40° 24.056′ N, 80° 35.363′ W. Marker is in Weirton, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Memorial is on Main Street (West Virginia Route 2) just north of Municipal Plaza, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weirton WV 26062, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James J. Andrews (a few steps from this marker); The People's Bank (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ernest T. Weir (about 400 feet away); Holliday's Cove (about 400 feet away); Hancock County / Brooke County (approx. ¼ mile away); Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Pool (approx. 0.6 miles away); USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 (approx. ¾ mile away); U.S. Army Experimental Tank (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weirton.
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 30 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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