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Mount Jackson in Shenandoah County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, October 17, 2020
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Department of the Army
United States of America
Established 1775
"This, we'll defend"

Department of the Navy
United States Marine Corps
Established 1775
"Semper Fidelis"
"(Always Faithful)"
br> Department of the Navy
United States of America
Established 1775
"Honor, Courage, Commitment"

Department of the Air Force
United States of America
Established 1947
"Integrity first
Service before self
Excellence in all we do"

United States Coast Guard
Established 1790
"Semper Paratus"
"(Always Ready)"

United States Merchant Marine
1775
"In Peace and War"

This memorial is dedicated to all Veterans who served their country faithfully

Memorial Symbolism
Outer radius of 50'
represents our 50
United States

11 granite plaques
represent Veterans Day
(11th hour of 11th day of 11th month)

13 pylons honor
13 original colonies

 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location.
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By Devry Becker Jones, October 17, 2020
2. Veterans Memorial
38° 44.79′ N, 78° 38.556′ W. Marker is in Mount Jackson, Virginia, in Shenandoah County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 11) and King Street, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5945 Main St, Mount Jackson VA 22842, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ashby District Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Mt. Jackson Fire Company (within shouting distance of this marker); 5974 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 5928 Main Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 5976-5980 Main Street (about 300 feet away); Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church (about 300 feet away); Union Church (about 400 feet away); Veterans Memorial Flagpoles (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Jackson.
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 17, 2020
3. Veterans Memorial
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 17, 2020
4. Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 25 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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