Combat Wounded Veterans Memorial
My Stone is Red for the Blood they Shed. The Medal I Bear is my Country's way to Show they Care. If I could be Seen by all Mankind maybe Peace will Come in My Lifetime.
Erected by The Department of West Virginia Military Order of the Purple Heart.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
Location. 39° 39.82′ N, 79° 29.689′ W. Marker is near Hazelton, West Virginia, in Preston County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 68 at milepost 31.5 when traveling west. Touch for map. Memorial is located at the West Virginia Welcome Center/Interstate 68 Westbound Rest Area, near the Eastern end of the main building. 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. Medal of Honor Recipients Memorial Plaza (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
Categories. • Military •
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 214 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 15, 2014, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.