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Headland in Henry County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Headland World War I Monument

 
 
Headland WWI Monument South Side image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 16, 2014
1. Headland WWI Monument South Side
Inscription.
South side
To those who made
the supreme sacrifice
1917 - World War - 1918

Till the day breaks and
the shadows flee away

North side
Erected by Headland Chapter, U.D.C.
To the soldiers of the Confederacy
Valiant—Courageous—Unconquered

"Lest We Forget"

 
Erected 1926 by the Headland Chapter No. 1673 ALA U.D.C.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 31° 21.124′ N, 85° 20.544′ W. Marker is in Headland, Alabama, in Henry County. Marker can be reached from Main Street 0.1 miles south of Alabama Route 173, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Headland AL 36345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Headland, Alabama / Headland Public Square (a few steps from this marker); Head's Land Yielded Fruits of Success (a few steps from this marker); Henry County Confederate Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Baptist Church of Headland
Monument East side image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 16, 2014
2. Monument East side
(approx. mile away); Piney Grove Primitive Baptist Church and Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); Mallalieu Seminary (approx. 3.7 miles away); Headland Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Shelley General Store (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Headland.
 
Also see . . .  E.M. Viquesney Doughboy Database. (Submitted on February 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US CivilWar, World I
 
WW I Monument in Town Square image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 16, 2014
3. WW I Monument in Town Square
World War I Doughboy Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 16, 2014
4. World War I Doughboy Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 5, 2016.
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