High Point in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
African Americans in World War II Memorial
Erected 2013 by The High Point City Council.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • War, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1944.
Location. 35° 57.459′ N, 80° 0.316′ W. Marker is in High Point, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Main Street (State Highway 1993) and East High Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: High Point NC 27260, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots (here, next to this marker); High Point Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Maxwell Reid "Max" ThurmanConfederate Arms Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); Plank Road (within shouting distance of this marker); The Plank Road Foreman (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in High Point.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 20, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.