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Roll of Honor

1941-1945

 
 
Roll of Honor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
1. Roll of Honor Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of those who
answered their country's call
in World War II
the Durham Exchange Club
dedicates this memorial

[Names listed]

"This prayer we make in penitence
that all who pass by here may sense
the costliness of human strife,
the value of a soldier's life."

 
Erected by The Durham Exchange Club.
 
Location. 35° 59.655′ N, 78° 53.956′ W. Marker is in Durham, North Carolina, in Durham County. Marker is on East Main Street west of South Roxboro Street (Business U.S. 70), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East Main Street, Durham NC 27701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to Those who Served in the World War (here, next to this marker); Durham County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Malbourne A Angier (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Bartlett Durham (within
Roll of Honor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, November 10, 2018
2. Roll of Honor Marker
shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of "The Boys Who Wore the Gray" (within shouting distance of this marker); N. C. Society of Engineers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Empowering and Diverse Opportunities (about 300 feet away); A Black Capital for the World to See (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Durham.
 
Categories. War, World II
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on March 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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