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Near Moss Point in Jackson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Military Service Monument

 
 
Military Service Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. Military Service Monument Marker
Inscription.
In tribute to all who
have served this country
with honor and distinction


Memorial Day May 30 1997

Msgr. P. J. Carey Assembly #0561
4th Degree Knights of Columbus

 
Erected 1997 by the Knights of Columbus.
 
Location. 30° 27.723′ N, 88° 26.07′ W. Marker is near Moss Point, Mississippi, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 10 at milepost 75, one mile west of Franklin Creek Road. Click for map. Located in front of the Mississippi Welcome Center Rest Stop, just west of the Mississippi/Alabama State lines. Marker is in this post office area: Moss Point MS 39562, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pascagoula Fire Fighters (approx. 9.8 miles away); Graveline (approx. 11.1 miles away); Bayou La Batre, Alabama (approx. 11.8 miles away in Alabama); Historic Gautier Cemetery (approx. 11.9 miles away); The Old Place (approx. 12 miles away); Fernando Gautier and Sons Sawmill (approx. 12 miles away); Gautier School (approx. 12.1 miles away); Creosote Works (approx. 12.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsMilitaryPatriots & Patriotism
 
Marker and Welcome Center image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. Marker and Welcome Center
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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