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Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2021
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.  
In grateful memory of
the brave men from
Rockbridge County, Virginia
who served so gallantly in war, 1861-1865

This memorial is dedicated in tribute to their sacrifices one hundred years later.
 
Erected 1961 by Rockbridge County Historical Society.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 37° 47.087′ N, 79° 26.529′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Memorial is on South Main Street (Business U.S. 11) just south of East Washington Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 S Main St, Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Veterans' Memorial
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 8, 2021
2. Civil War Memorial
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(here, next to this marker); Samuel Zenas Ammen (a few steps from this marker); Afghanistan, Iraq and War on Terrorism Memorial (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 20 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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