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Near Huntington in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Welcome to West Virginia

 
 
Welcome to West Virginia/Airborne Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, June 5, 2014
1. Welcome to West Virginia/Airborne Memorial
Inscription. Airborne
Dedicated to the Paratroopers and Glidermen who have served our country in war and peace. This memorial donated by members of the 82nd all Airborne and Special Forces chapters of WV
 
Erected by The 82nd Airborne, and all Airborne and Special Forces Chapters of West Virginia.
 
Location. 38° 23.511′ N, 82° 25.351′ W. Marker is near Huntington, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 64 at milepost 10 when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is located at the West Virginia Welcome Center/Interstate 64 Eastbound Rest Area, in the grassy area next to the car parking area. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington WV 25701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Between the States Generals (approx. 1.4 miles away); Marshall Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Marshall Memorial Boulevard (Charleston Ave) (approx. 1.5 miles away); Carter Godwin Woodson (approx. 1.7 miles away); One Room School Museum (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Virginia Road (approx. 2.3 miles away); Heritage Village (approx. 2.4 miles away); Blues & Gospel Singer (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
 
Categories. Military
 
Welcome to West Virginia/Airborne Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, June 5, 2014
2. Welcome to West Virginia/Airborne Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 15, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 15, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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