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Hazelton in Preston County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza

West Virginia Welcome Center

 
 
Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2008
1. Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker
Inscription.
West Virginia salutes these brave men and women for their gallantry in battle.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 39° 39.803′ N, 79° 29.701′ W. Marker is in Hazelton, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker is on Interstate 68 at milepost 30. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the West Virginia Welcome Center. Marker is in this post office area: Bruceton Mills WV 26525, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Combat Wounded Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Preston County / Pennsylvania (approx. 4 miles away); Friendís Graveyard (approx. 4.4 miles away in Maryland); Youghiougheny Overlook Welcome Center (approx. 6.4 miles away in Maryland); The National Road (approx. 6.5 miles away in Maryland); Brandonville (approx. 6.7 miles away); Bruceton (approx. 7.6 miles away); Braddock Road (approx. 7.9 miles away in Pennsylvania).
 
Categories. Military
 
Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2008
2. Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker
This marker is shown on the far right side of the photo.
Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2008
3. Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker
This plaque is mounted on the wall inside the Welcome Center
Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 19, 2008
4. Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza Marker
This framed photo of the various types of Medal of Honor is on a window sill inside the Welcome Center
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 23, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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