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Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“For God And Country”

1917 — 1918

 
 
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By Bernard Fisher, October 29, 2015
1. "For God And Country" Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
the men and women
of
the City of Richmond, Virginia,
who gave their lives in
The World War
for the principles of
justice, freedom and democracy.

Erected by their comrades of the
five Richmond posts of the American Legion,
1926.

 
Erected 1926 by American Legion.
 
Location. 37° 32.808′ N, 77° 28.826′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Street (Virginia Route 161) and South Sheppard Street, on the right when traveling west on Grant Street. Touch for map. Located in Byrd Park. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23221, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. WCTU of Richmond Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Carillon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Memorial Chapel (approx. 0.7 miles away); Arnold’s Picket Driven In (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Confederate Memorial Chapel (approx. 0.7 miles away); Residential Life at R. E. Lee Camp, No.1
"For God And Country" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 29, 2015
2. "For God And Country" Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); The Home For Needy Confederate Women (approx. ¾ mile away); Robinson House (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
"For God And Country" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 29, 2015
3. "For God And Country" Marker
"For God And Country" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 29, 2015
4. "For God And Country" Marker
"For God And Country" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, October 29, 2015
5. "For God And Country" Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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