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Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial

 
 
Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
1. Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial
Inscription.
Erected by
American Legion Post No. 46
Greensville Ruritan Club
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 5371
1987

 
Erected 1987 by American Legion, Greensville Ruritan, VFW, U.S. Army.
 
Location. 36° 41.285′ N, 77° 32.419′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Battery Avenue east of South Main Street (U.S. 301). Touch for map. This memorial is located in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shiloh Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Hicksford Raid Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (about 500 feet away); Tarleton's Movements (about 600 feet away); Robert Hicks (about 600 feet away); Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla (about 700 feet away); Greensville County (about 700 feet away); Confederate Soldiers of Greensville County (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
World War I, 1917 - 1918 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
2. World War I, 1917 - 1918
Eugene Bryant
Thomas McNeill Bulla
Charlie Easter, Jr.
Willie Green
Samuel T. Hand
Walter J. Mason
Willie P. Mitchell
William P. Pair
Leslie Parham
John Williams
Charlie W. Wright
World War II, 1941 - 1945 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
3. World War II, 1941 - 1945
Herman Arrington H. L. Blick C. H. Borum, Jr. Wilson, Brantley, Jr. William H. Braswell Charles H. Brown Nathaniel Campbell George Dianis Lawrence W. Doyle Willie M. Doyle Randolph Easter James A. Fisher George H. Gray R. C. Harvey B. B. Hawks, Jr. Edgar H. Huckstep Ernest L. Johnson Weldon L. Jones James A. Knight Nathaniel Lewis Winfield Lewis Chapman W. Lucas H. B. Mahood George F. Majette William D. Miller C. G. Norwood Robert H. Pair, Jr. D. S. Rivers Ollie M. Rogers B. W. Rook, Jr. Ginna O. Routier, Jr. Robert L. Taylor Robert E. Thomason Charlie B. Turner James W. Watkins Paul S. Wyche
Erected by
Co. M., 116th Inf., 29th Div., U.S. Army
Korean War, 1950 -1953 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
4. Korean War, 1950 -1953
Herbert Lucas
Thomas E. Seward
Vernon D. Wheeldon
Vietnam Conflict, 1961 - 1975 image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
5. Vietnam Conflict, 1961 - 1975
Alfred L. Mason
John M. Moore
David M. Tomlinson
Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
6. Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial
Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, January 17, 2011
7. Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 802 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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