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Memorial to Powhatan Servicemen

 
 
Memorial to Powhatan Servicemen Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), August 21, 2021
1. Memorial to Powhatan Servicemen Marker
Inscription.  
This memorial was erected by Powhatan citizens in 1973 to commemorate the service and sacrifice of Powhatan County servicemen of all wars. Wounded, discharged, and deceased. It recognizes also the patriotic service of Powhatan civilians who served as volunteers in various activities.

Deceased
"They gave their lives in order that liberty might live"
Andrew W. Adkins • John C. Bethel • Otto Bonovitch • R.C. Bonovitch • Walter C. Cook • Elliott G. Creed • Marvin L. Edwards • Oscar S. Edwards • William T. Flippen, Jr. • Clarence L. Gray • Paul C. Harris • Roy King • William J. Long • Jos. H. Morrison, Jr. • George S. Moss • John E. Pruden • William B. Stovall • Harvey J. Turner • Hermon Walton • Clarence Wood • Joseph Taylor • Carlton Brown • Russell W. Hague • Madison B. Hancock, Jr. • Ralph Downey

In memory of those who died in World War I
Sam Braxton • John A.W. Marble • William L. Moore • John D. Robbins • Jack C. Silverwood • Wallace S. Winfree • Ollie Brown • G.C. Moore • John R. Richardson • Noble
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Royall • William T. Williams • Erkin Winston
 
Erected by Citizens of Powhatan County, Virginia.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitaryWar, World I.
 
Location. 37° 32.502′ N, 77° 55.126′ W. Marker is in Powhatan, Virginia, in Powhatan County. Memorial is on Old Buckingham Road (Virginia Route 13) just south of Courthouse Tavern Lane (Virginia Route 300), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Powhatan VA 23139, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Powhatan Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Powhatan Court House (a few steps from this marker); The Court House (a few steps from this marker); The Powhatan Troop (within shouting distance of this marker); The Courthouse Tavern / Atkinson's Hotel / The Village (within shouting distance of this marker); Giles's Home (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pocahontas High School (approx. 2 miles away); Mohemenco (A Monacan Village) and Drake House (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Powhatan.
 
Memorial to Powhatan Servicemen Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), August 21, 2021
2. Memorial to Powhatan Servicemen Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 23, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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