Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Copeland - Newsome Park
Erected 1988 by American Legion Post No. 5 and the Newport News Historical Committee.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Virginia, Corporation of Newport News series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1943.
Location. 36° 59.802′ N, 76° 25.419′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Marshall Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4200 Marshall Avenue, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Clark Oak (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jessie Menifield Rattley (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Harwood House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dorothy & Newport News Shipbuilding (approx. 0.9 miles away); Phillis Wheatley (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dorothy Hull Number One (approx. Gregory Cherry (approx. 0.9 miles away); James A. Fields House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 610 times since then and 124 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2016, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.