Camp Shelby in Forrest County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Presented by Ky. Dept. of Military Affairs
Erected 2003 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 2127.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 31° 11.88′ N, 89° 13.404′ W. Marker is in Camp Shelby, Mississippi, in Forrest County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Forrest Avenue and Forrest Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located on the grounds of the Mississippi Armed Forces Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Hattiesburg MS 39401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dixie School Log Cabin (approx. 5.1 miles away); William Carey College (approx. 8.6 miles away); Forrest County Agricultural High School William Harris Hardy (approx. 9.6 miles away); Hattiesburg (approx. 9.7 miles away); Old Federal Building (approx. 9.7 miles away); a different marker also named William Harris Hardy (approx. 9.7 miles away); Forrest County Confederate Monument (approx. 9.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Mississippi Armed Forces Museum. (Submitted on February 4, 2014.)
Categories. • War, World I • War, World II •
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