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Clarksburg in Harrison County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff

 
 
U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
1. U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff Marker
Inscription. Placed in memory of those who gave their lives and in honor of all who served on this great battleship, sunk Dec. 7, 1941.
 
Erected 1963.
 
Location. 39° 16.74′ N, 80° 20.358′ W. Marker is in Clarksburg, West Virginia, in Harrison County. Marker is on W. Main Street. Touch for map. This marker is on the plaza of the Harrison County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Clarksburg WV 26301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson Monument (a few steps from this marker); Union Meetings (a few steps from this marker); Clarksburg (a few steps from this marker); "Stonewall" Jackson (a few steps from this marker); The Immigrants (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Stonewall Jackson Birthplace (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Towers School (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarksburg.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 13, 2014
2. U.S.S. West Virginia Bow Flag Staff Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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