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Grafton in Taylor County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Bradley Owen, June 21, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  In honor of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice in service to the United States of America and the families they left behind. The sacrifice will not be forgotten.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 39° 20.167′ N, 80° 1.786′ W. Marker is in Grafton, West Virginia, in Taylor County. Memorial is on Walnut Street just west of Armstrong Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located to the right of the main entrance to Grafton National Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 434 Walnut St, Grafton WV 26354, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grafton National Cemetery (here, next to this marker); A National Cemetery System (here, next to this marker); Grave of Thornsbury Bailey Brown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grafton Military Hospital (approx. ¼ mile away); B&O Freight Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Latrobe Street (approx.
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By Bradley Owen, June 21, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial
Marker is at the right side of the photo.
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0.4 miles away); Grafton Post Office (approx. half a mile away); Forcella Buildings (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grafton.
 
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By Bradley Owen, June 21, 2021
3. Grafton National Cemetery
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By Bradley Owen, June 21, 2021
4. West Virginia Civil War Gravestone
Located in the Grafton National Cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 25, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 25, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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