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Augusta County World War I Memorial Tablet

 
 
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By Robert H. Moore, II, September 14, 2010
1. Augusta County, Virginia World War I Memorial Tablet
Inscription. In Honor Of The Men And Women Of Staunton And Augusta County Who Served Their Country In The World War 1914-1918

The Unreturning Brave… They Give New Splendor to The Dead

[Roll of the Dead follows]

The Right Is More Precious Than Peace

Erected November 11, 1921 Beverley Manor Chapter D.A.R.
 
Erected 1921 by Beverley Manor Chapter D.A.R.
 
Location. 38° 8.923′ N, 79° 4.333′ W. Marker is in Staunton, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of South Augusta Street (U.S. 11) and East Johnson Street (U.S. 250) on South Augusta Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Staunton VA 24401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Augusta County (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Alexander Humphreys (within shouting distance of this marker); T. J. Collins & Son (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Augusta National Bank Building (about 300 feet away); Dr. William Fleming (about 300 feet away); Main Passenger Terminal (about 400 feet away); Staunton’s Wharf Historic District History (about 500 feet away); Ast Building (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staunton.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 22 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 15, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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