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

USS Frank E. Evans DD-754

 
 
USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
1. USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 Marker
Inscription.  
To the memory of all sailors who served aboard the destroyer
USS Frank E. Evans DD-754

May we never forget the ship, the crews who proudly sailed her, and those who paid the Ultimate Price while serving their country
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 40° 23.441′ N, 80° 35.648′ W. Marker is in Weirton, West Virginia, in Brooke County. Memorial is at the intersection of Military Drive and Marshaling Yard Drive, on the right when traveling south on Military Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27 Marshaling Yard Dr, 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. U.S. Army Experimental Tank (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War (within shouting distance of this marker); William "Bill" Courtney (1950 - 2010) (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire Department World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hancock County / Brooke County
USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
2. USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 Memorial
(approx. half a mile away); James J. Andrews (approx. ¾ mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); The People's Bank (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weirton.
 
Also see . . .  USS Frank E. Evans (DD-754). Wikipedia article about the ship (Submitted on September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 
 
 
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 36 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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