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Clarksburg in Harrison County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Veterans Administration Hospital

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, May 31, 2021
1. Veterans Administration Hospital Marker
Inscription.  A 212-bed general medical and surgical hospital, dedicated Dec. 17, 1950 and activated for patients in March 1951. It maintains 97 medical, 90 surgical and 25 psychiatric beds. It is affiliated with the West Virginia University School of Medicine.
 
Erected 1981 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryScience & Medicine. A significant historical date for this entry is December 17, 1950.
 
Location. 39° 16.14′ N, 80° 21.804′ W. Marker is in Clarksburg, West Virginia, in Harrison County. Marker is on Clarksburg Park Way (West Virginia Route 98) 0.4 miles south of Milford Street (U.S. 19), on the right when traveling south. It is at an entrance to the hospital. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarksburg WV 26301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak Mounds (within shouting distance of this marker); John Simpson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Clarksburg Defenses (approx. 1.3 miles away); Stonewall Jackson Birthplace (approx. 1.4 miles away); Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson Birthplace
Veterans Administration Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 31, 2021
2. Veterans Administration Hospital Marker
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(approx. 1˝ miles away); Combat Wounded (approx. 1˝ miles away); Clarksburg (approx. 1˝ miles away); U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.

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