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Pine Hill Cemetery - Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial Marker (north side) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, June 5, 2010
1. Veterans Memorial Marker (north side)
Inscription.  (Front):
Dedicated to the men
and women of Alamance
County who served
their country in war

(East Side):
Time will not dim the glory of their deeds

(Back):
Patriotic sacrifices forever remembered

(West Side):
Walter B. Ellis Post no. 63
The American Legion
1943
 
Erected 1943 by Walter B. Ellis Post No. 63, The American Legion.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 36° 5.128′ N, 79° 26.714′ W. Marker is in Burlington, North Carolina, in Alamance County. Marker is on East Summit Avenue. The superintendent's office is at 234 E. Summit Avenue. There is an entrance to the cemetery near the Veteran's area on E. Summit Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington NC 27215, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dentzel Carousel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Johnston Moves West (approx. 0.8 miles away); Norfolk & Western Caboose #518654
Veterans Memorial Marker (west side) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 31, 2010
2. Veterans Memorial Marker (west side)
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Camp Alamance (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pioneer Plant (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pyle's Defeat (approx. 1.8 miles away); J. Spencer Love (approx. 1.9 miles away); Providence Church & Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
More about this memorial. Pine Hill Cemetery is the old "town cemetery" in Burlington, North Carolina. Many veteran's graves are located around the monument and there are more throughout the cemetery.
 
Additional keywords. Burlington, Graham, Mebane, Company Shops
 
Veterans Memorial Marker (east side) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, June 6, 2010
3. Veterans Memorial Marker (east side)
Veterans Memorial Marker (south side) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, June 6, 2010
4. Veterans Memorial Marker (south side)
Veterans Memorial Marker - Memorial Day 2010 image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 19, 2010
5. Veterans Memorial Marker - Memorial Day 2010
Veterans Memorial Marker (south side) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Jordan, May 31, 2010
6. Veterans Memorial Marker (south side)
Memorial Day 2010. The American Flag is at half staff.
A unique World War I casualty's grave marker, elsewhere in the cemetery. image. Click for full size.
By Patrick G. Jordan, June 5, 2010
7. A unique World War I casualty's grave marker, elsewhere in the cemetery.
Ellis
Sergeant Walter B.
1890 - 1918
Co. I 120th Inf. A.E.F.
Killed in action near Bellicourt, France on the Hendenberg Line
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. This page has been viewed 1,397 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..   3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..   5, 6. submitted on June 5, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A..   7. submitted on June 6, 2010, by Patrick G. Jordan of Graham, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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