Near Union in Monroe County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Civil War Monument
Erected 1982 by West Virginia Department of Culture and History.
Location. 37° 35.704′ N, 80° 32.565′ W. Marker is near Union, West Virginia, in Monroe County. Marker is on 5th Street (U.S. 219) 0.1 miles north of Knobs Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The town of Union never grew, so the monument sits in the middle of a large field. Marker is in this post office area: Union WV 24983, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allen T. Caperton (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Allen T. Caperton (a few steps from this marker); Union, Western Virginia (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. John Echols House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bishop Matthew W. Clair, Sr. Union (approx. ¼ mile away); General John Echols (approx. ¼ mile away); Crook's Occupation of Union (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union.
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Categories. • War, US Civil •
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