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Kingwood in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Bradley Owen, May 6, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  Some Gave All

Dedicated to all men and women who served their country and to those veterans who gave their lives in defense of freedom

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 826 and its Auxiliary
November 11, 1992 Kingwood, West Virginia
 
Erected 1992 by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 826 and its Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 39° 28.305′ N, 79° 41.251′ W. Marker is in Kingwood, West Virginia, in Preston County. Memorial is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 7) and South Price Street, on the right when traveling east on West Main Street. The memorial is on the east side of the Preston County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Main Street, Kingwood WV 26537, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Preston County Civil War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Preston County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Price's Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Kingwood
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 6, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial
Preston County Clerk's Office is in the background.
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The Preston County Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Desert Shield / Operation Desert Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); “The Pines” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James C. McGrew (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingwood.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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