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Alleghany's Heroic Dead

Korean War • Vietnam Conflict

 
 
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By Bernard Fisher, September 4, 2017
1. Alleghany's Heroic Dead
Inscription.
Who served in the
Korean War 1950-1955
Vietnam Conflict 1964-1975


The Medal of Honor
awarded to
Michael Fleming Folland
Gary Lee Miller

Korean War
June 27, 1950 to Jan. 31, 1955

...

Vietnam Conflict
Aug. 5, 1964 to May 7, 1975

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From those who care… Nov. 11, 1982

 
Erected 1982.
 
Location. 37° 47.573′ N, 79° 59.716′ W. Marker is in Covington, Virginia. Marker is on West Main Street west of North Monroe Avenue (U.S. 60), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 266 W Main St, Covington VA 24426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Alleghany's Heroic Dead (here, next to this marker); Alleghany's Heroic Dead. (here, next to this marker); Alleghany County Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Young (approx. 1.1 miles away); Averell’s Salem Raid
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By Bernard Fisher, September 4, 2017
2. Alleghany's Heroic Dead
(approx. 2.1 miles away); Humpback Bridge (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Road to the Kanawha (approx. 4.6 miles away); Falling Spring Falls (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
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By Bernard Fisher
3. Alleghany's Heroic Dead
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By Bernard Fisher
4. Alleghany Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 6, 2017, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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