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Tangier in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tangier Island World Wars I and II Memorial

 
 
Tangier Island World Wars I and II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 13, 2017
1. Tangier Island World Wars I and II Memorial
Inscription.
In honor of the men and women of Tangier Island who faithfully served their country in World Wars I and II

World War I
*Crockett, William L. *Crockett, Tubman


World War II
*Charnock, Ray H. *Crockett, Charles A. Jr. *Crockett, George W. * Dise, Edward V. *Hickle, Earl E. *Murphy, George E. *Parks, William L. * Williams, Hugh F.

 
Erected by The Citizens of Tangier Island.
 
Location. 37° 49.644′ N, 75° 59.523′ W. Marker is in Tangier, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Ridge Road and Janders Road, on the right when traveling south on Main Ridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tangier VA 23440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tangier Island Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Tangier Island Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Copter — Flying Medicine to Tangier (a few steps from this marker); Swain Memorial United Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); Gladstone Memorial Health Center
Tangier Island War Memorials image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 13, 2017
2. Tangier Island War Memorials
(a few steps from this marker); Telephone Office, Post Office & Myrtís (within shouting distance of this marker); Tangier Island (within shouting distance of this marker); The Parson of the Islands (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tangier.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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