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Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, October 19, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected in
grateful memory
to those of Varina who
faithfully served in
two World Wars

Let us live for those
who have fallen, that in our lives
they may be resurrected.

 
Erected 1949 by Members of this community under sponsorship American Legion Post 233.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 37° 26.704′ N, 77° 21.252′ W. Marker is near Richmond, Virginia, in Henrico County. Memorial is at the intersection of New Market Road (Virginia Route 5) and Gregg Road, on the left when traveling west on New Market Road. Marker is beneath the flagpoles in front of Varina Elementary School. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2551 New Market Road, Henrico VA 23231, 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. A different marker also named Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); One Last Advance (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henrico Parish Church (approx. Ό mile away); The Frayser Family
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, October 19, 2021
2. Veterans Memorial
Marker is on the left.
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(approx. 0.6 miles away); General John Gregg (approx. Ύ mile away); Four Mile Creek Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Successful Colonial Tobacco Crop (approx. one mile away); Fort Harrison (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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Oct. 7, 2022