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Philippi in Barbour County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Barbour County Korean War Memorial

 
 
Barbour County Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
1. Barbour County Korean War Memorial
Inscription.  
Barbour County Post 44
Dedicated to all
Barbour County Veterans
who served in the Korean War.
July 29, 1989

 
Erected 1989 by American Legion Post 44.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
 
Location. 39° 9.143′ N, 80° 2.338′ W. Marker is in Philippi, West Virginia, in Barbour County. Memorial is at the intersection of Court Street and North Main Street (U.S. 250), on the right when traveling south on Court Street. Located beside the Barbour County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philippi WV 26416, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Philippi (within shouting distance of this marker); Barbour County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Philippi (within shouting distance of this marker); Barbour County Vietnam Era Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Philippi (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Covered Bridge
Barbour County Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 24, 2010
2. Barbour County Korean War Memorial
(approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Philippi (approx. ¼ mile away); The Philippi Covered Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philippi.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 710 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 28, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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