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Shelby in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
1. Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of the men who served from Cleveland County and in grateful memory, for a grateful people, of these who gave their lives in the Korean and Vietnam Wars.

In Memoriam

Korea
Claude Allen Elmer G. Allen Arthur Berry, Jr. Wilford G. Godfrey Rufus Huffstickler Dan B. Lail Harvey Lawson Miles E. McCraw Thomas H. McKinley Stacey A. Mullinax Billy Owen Vernon D. Stallings Logan C. Weathers Ralph Whetstine

Vietnam
Donney Wray Anderson James Harold Brittain Christopher Eugene Brooks Jerry Donald Carter Roy Benjamin Cochran Roland Clemon Crosby Robert Larry Dellinger Earnest Franklin Elders Larry Wayne Ellis Charlie Melvin Ellison Michael Allen Graham Donald Ralph Hamrick James Hopper, Jr. Wayne Roger Hoyle Dudley Carroll Hughes Joe Louis Lockhart McGill Jimmy Keith Morrison Sammy Ray Morrison Ronald Earnest Mullinax James Clifford Pearson Gregory Wayne Thomas McClure Thackerson Harold Hugh Welch

May liberty, freedom and justice forever be the guide of the people.
 
Erected by Cleveland County Veterans Council.
 
Location. 35° 17.508′ N, 81° 32.373′ 
Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
2. Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial Marker
W. Marker is in Shelby, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is at the intersection of East Marion Street (U.S. 74) and Dale Street, on the right when traveling east on East Marion Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelby NC 28150, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cleveland County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plato Durham (about 400 feet away); Webbley (approx. mile away); Thomas Dixon Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); O. Max Gardner (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. J. Cash (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shelby.
 
More about this marker. Marker located on Cleveland County Courthouse grounds.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
Cleveland County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
3. Cleveland County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,056 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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