Downtown Orange, Orange, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme
N 38° 14.749 W 078° 06.561
17S E 752967 N 4237041
Quick Description: Two garden clubs from Orange County, VA installed a Blue Star by-way plaque in the historic town of Orange.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/24/2012 3:02:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMF53X
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 3

Long Description:
A Blue Star Memorial By-Way plaque mounted on a rock stands in a small garden setting on the east side of May-Fray Ave. near the intersection with Main St. in downtown historic Orange, Virginia. The inscription reads:

BLUE STAR
MEMORIAL BY-WAY
A tribute to the
Armed Forces of America
Lake of the Woods and
Rapid Ann Garden Clubs
NATIONAL GARDEN CLUBS, INC.

According to the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs listing of Blue Star markers, the Orange memorial was the 36th in the state and was dedicated on July 29, 2006. Both garden clubs are based in Orange County, VA.

Complete list of Garden Clubs and Organizations that placed this marker:
Lake of the Woods GC Rapid Ann GC


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