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Lovingston in Nelson County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nelson County World War Memorial

 
 
Nelson County World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin W., March 6, 2011
1. Nelson County World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  In memory of the men of Nelson County who lost their lives in the World War, 1917 - 1918

Hope W. Massie             Lieut.
Robert Penn Brent         Corp.
Richard Witt Wright         "
Lawrence Allen              Pvt
Frank R. Beasley              "
Jimmy Bryant                   "
Stephen Campbell            "
William T. Davidson       "
Louis L. Evans                "
Thurman Evans              "
Samuel Green                  "
Henry Irvine                    "
Crosby James                  "
Abraham Jefferson         "
Lutie Kidd                      "
Broaddus Martin             "
William L. Martin           "
Claude H. McQuary       "
Willie A. Ramsey           "
Maynard Simpson           "
Wyatt J. Thomas            "
Austin Thompson           "
Charles Willoughby         "
Radford A. Wright          "

 
Erected 1931 by the Public School Children of Nelson County.
 
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
 
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37° 45.588′ N, 78° 52.154′ W. Marker is in Lovingston, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on Court Street (Virginia Route 1001) near Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lovingston VA 22949, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nelson County World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Nelson County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hurricane Camille Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lovingston (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nelson Memorial Library (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lovingston High School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Peter Cartwright (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lovingston.
 
Nelson County World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Kevin W., March 6, 2011
2. Nelson County World War Memorial Marker
The World War Memorial is to the left of the Court House entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.

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