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Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 23, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  The American Legion, Dan River Post 1097 in cooperation with the City of Danville, VA, have displayed this WWII gun here to honor all veterans of all wars and conflicts, who answered their country's call to duty and paid the Supreme Sacrifice in order to assure us the freedoms we now enjoy.
 
Erected by The American Legion, Dan River Post 1097 and the City of Danville, Virginia.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWar, World II.
 
Location. 36° 34.717′ N, 79° 24.543′ W. Marker is in Danville, Virginia. Memorial is at the intersection of Mount Vernon Avenue and West Main Street (Virginia Route 293), in the median on Mount Vernon Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 249 W Main St, Danville VA 24541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); The A.J. Montague House (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew Jackson Montague (within shouting distance of this marker); Averett University (approx. ¼ mile
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By Devry Becker Jones, April 23, 2021
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away); Frederick Delius (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stratford College (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Langhorne House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lady Astor Birthplace (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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