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Harpers Ferry in Jefferson County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate

 
 
Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
1. Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate
Looking south
Inscription.  
To the students of
Storer College
who fought in the
Civil War
1861 - 1865
Spanish American War
1898
The World War
1917 - 1919

May their illustrious example inspire us
to a loyal senses of duty to our country.

 
Erected by Storer College.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, World I. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series list.
 
Location. 39° 19.474′ N, 77° 44.437′ W. Marker is in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, in Jefferson County. Memorial is on Fillmore Street east of Storer College Place, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harpers Ferry WV 25425, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Foundations of Freedom (here, next to this marker); Church and School (a few steps from this marker); Virginia Lodge No. 1
Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
2. Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate Marker
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(a few steps from this marker); The Niagara Movement (a few steps from this marker); Camp Hill (a few steps from this marker); A Land Divided (within shouting distance of this marker); That was the happiest time of my life. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Black Americans (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harpers Ferry.
 
Also see . . .  Storer College. (Submitted on December 17, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 13, 2012
3. Storer College Veterans Memorial Gate Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 17, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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