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Veterans of Foreign Wars Eternal Flame

 
 
Veterans of Foreign Wars Eternal Flame Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., August 11, 2005
1. Veterans of Foreign Wars Eternal Flame Marker
Inscription. This monument stands forever a memorial and symbol of undying love and devotion in memory of the men from this city and surrounding areas who fought for liberty and freedom from oppression in the wars of this, their Country, and whose supreme sacrifice has enshrined their names in the hearts and minds of all Americans.

”Beyond the ken of mortal men a new and glorious life begun, those gallant souls await the day the great Commander speaks to say well done, thou brave and faithful one.”

Erected by the V. F. W. Post 3103 Dedicated April 13, 1958
 
Erected 1958 by V.F.W. Post 3103.
 
Location. 38° 19.08′ N, 77° 28.288′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Amaret Street and Freedom Lane on Amaret Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2701 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA 22401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bound for Freedom (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A History of Floods (about 500 feet away); Encounter at the Fall Line
Veterans of Foreign Wars Eternal Flame Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., August 11, 2005
2. Veterans of Foreign Wars Eternal Flame Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Harnessing The River's Power (approx. mile away); Contact: An Industrial Society Confronts A Native American Culture (approx. mile away); Freedom Began Here (approx. mile away); Moncure Daniel Conway (approx. 0.3 miles away); Anthony Burns (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredericksburg.
 
Additional keywords. Veterans of Foreign Wars
 
Categories. Military
 
Another memorial at V.F.W. Post 3103 image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., August 11, 2005
3. Another memorial at V.F.W. Post 3103
Fredericksburg, VA Post No. 3103 and Auxiliary erects this tablet in honorable and loving memory of Clyde L. Decatur, Past Comdr., Lena S. Decatur, Past Pres., Ruth F. Layton, Treas., Pearl C. Smith, Member.
All killed instantly in auto accident Nov. 18, 1962, while returning from 8th District meeting in Charlottesville where they were our official representatives.
We pray their souls may rest in peace.
MCMLXIV
Remembrance marker at V.F.W. Post 3103 image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., August 11, 2005
4. Remembrance marker at V.F.W. Post 3103
This shrubbery is planted in Loving Memory of these faithful members of the Disable American Veterans and Auxiliary
Bertha Graham Alton Rose Dorothy Rose Clyde Beach William Eaton
Given by: Roger and Arnita Graham, June 1994
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 927 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 7, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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