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Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

"Ruth Window"

Chevers Chapel

 
 
"Ruth Window" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
1. "Ruth Window" Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated in honor of Army wives
 
Erected 1988.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWomen.
 
Location. 37° 0.132′ N, 76° 18.486′ W. Marker is in Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia. Memorial is on Bernard Road just west of Mathews Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 Bernard Rd, Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lantaka (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish 1-½ Pounder (within shouting distance of this marker); 12-Pounder Howitzer (within shouting distance of this marker); 3 – Inch Ordnance Rifle (within shouting distance of this marker); Retreat / Courtesies (within shouting distance of this marker); Notable Locations in the Hampton Roads (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee's Quarters (about 300 feet away); Fort Monroe (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Monroe.
 
Ruth Window image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
2. Ruth Window
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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