Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
"For God And Country"
1917 — 1918
the men and women
the City of Richmond, Virginia,
who gave their lives in
The World War
for the principles of
justice, freedom and democracy.
Erected by their comrades of the
five Richmond posts of the American Legion,
Erected 1926 by American Legion.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 37° 32.808′ N, 77° 28.826′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Memorial is at the intersection of Grant Street (Virginia Route 161) and South Sheppard Street, on the right when traveling west on Grant Street. Located in Byrd Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23221, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. WCTU of Richmond Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wilfred Emory Cutshaw (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Carillon (approx. 0.3 miles away); 201 South Boulevard (approx. 0.3 miles away); 115 South Boulevard (approx. Southland (approx. 0.4 miles away); 103 South Boulevard (approx. 0.4 miles away); Alexander (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.