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Orange in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Honoring the People of Orange County

 
 
Honoring the People of Orange County Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Cosmos Mariner, September 28, 2015
1. Honoring the People of Orange County Marker
Inscription.  Honoring the People of Orange County who served the Cause of Liberty, 1775-1783
 
Erected 1976 by American Legion Post 156, and Golden Horseshoe Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list.
 
Location. 38° 14.708′ N, 78° 6.681′ W. Marker is in Orange, Virginia, in Orange County. Memorial can be reached from West Main Street (Business Virginia Route 20) just west of North Madison Road (U.S. 15), on the right when traveling west. This short memorial monument is located near the southeast corner of the Orange County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75 North Madison Road, Orange VA 22960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Dead (a few steps from this marker); Montpelier and Madison's Tomb (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War Memorial
Old Orange County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Cosmos Mariner, September 28, 2015
2. Old Orange County Courthouse
(looking north from marker)
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(a few steps from this marker); Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); General Zachary Taylor (a few steps from this marker); Crosthwaite Alley (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orange.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 4, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 86 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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May. 21, 2022