“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Amelia Court House in Amelia County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)

Iwo Jima

Iwo Jima Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), August 21, 2021
1. Iwo Jima Marker
Inscription.  We dedicate this monument to all courageous men and women who served and died to keep our beautiful flag flying over us. God bless America and all her veterans.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
Location. 37° 21.63′ N, 77° 59.891′ W. Marker is near Amelia Court House, Virginia, in Amelia County. Memorial can be reached from Pridesville Road (Virginia Route 681) 1.1 miles north of Amelia Avenue (Virginia Route 656), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10211 Pridesville Rd, Amelia Court House VA 23002, 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. Pvt James Milton Parrish (a few steps from this marker); Green Berets Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee's Retreat (approx. 1½ miles away); Amelia Court House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Confederate Dead (approx. 1.6 miles away); Lamkin’s Battery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); William Branch Giles (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amelia Court House.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 6 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 24, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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