Black Soldiers Memorial

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Address
Princess Anne Rd.
Norfolk, VA 23504
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Norfolk City
Phone: (757) 441-2576

This Civil War monument to honor African American Union soldiers is a rare find in the South -- this is the only one. A column is topped with a black yankee soldier, sometimes called "Billy Yank." Both Civil War and Spanish American War vets are buried here.




Last Updated: 7/20/2011 3:16 PM
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