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Virginia City in Storey County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Veterans Day November 11th 1995

 
 
Veterans Day November 11th 1995 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 22, 2011
1. Veterans Day November 11th 1995 Marker
Inscription. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of America’s victory in World War II. The people of Storey County, Nevada, dedicate this plaque to America’s sons and daughters who service in her armed forces make her free and kept her free.
Army – Navy – Air Force – Coast Guard

 
Erected 1995 by The People of Storey County.
 
Location. 39° 18.991′ N, 119° 38.833′ W. Marker is in Virginia City, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is at the intersection of C Street (State Highway 341) and D Street, on the right when traveling north on C Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Silver Terrace Cemeteries (a few steps from this marker); Life in Virginia City on the Comstock Lode (within shouting distance of this marker); The Comstock Lode (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Pearson (approx. ¼ mile away); V & T, 1869 - 1950 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Consolidated Virginia & California Pan Mill (approx.
Veterans Day November 11th 1995 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 22, 2011
2. Veterans Day November 11th 1995 Marker
Virginia City's Silver Terraces Cemetery is in the background.
0.3 miles away); Captain Edward Faris Storey (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Big Bonanza (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia City.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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