Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-50.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1917.
Location. 36° 41.235′ N, 77° 32.541′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 301) and Spring Street, on the rightTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Hicks (a few steps from this marker); Greensville County (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans of the 1914-1918 World War I (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Shiloh Baptist Church (about 800 feet away); Grave of Gen. John R. Chambliss, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 959 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.