Selma in Dallas County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Dallas County World Wars Memorial
Lest· We· Forget
—World War I 1917-1918 — World War II 1941-1945 —
down his life for his friends. St. John, 15-13
Erected in grateful humility to the enduring
memory of those of Dallas County whose
names appear hereon who made the supreme
sacrifice in two World Wars. No more will
they answer the call to arms...no more will
they heroic deeds do! For they slumber on in
eternal peace on sacred American soil...the
poppy fields of Flanders...the vast expanses
of the Pacific and the historic beaches of
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To their memory this monument is humbly dedicated,
with the determined pledge of their comrades in
arms to perpetuate and protect the American way of
life for which they so valiantly died.
World War I
G.W. Huston ∙ Goldsby K. Gill ∙ Rap P. Saffold ∙ Eugene R. Vaughan ∙ John T. Melvin ∙ Joseph F. Brunson ∙ Edwin M. Wood ∙ Cecil E. Green ∙ Aubrey L. Eakens ∙ John H. King ∙ Sam G. Rain ∙ James Tennimon ∙ Archie Y. Watts ∙ Alston K. Wilson ∙ Sam T. Seay ∙ Benjamin McK. Boggs ∙ John P. Jones ∙ Wiley Fancher
World War II
Edmund P. Ambrose ∙
World War II
Harry D. Mason ∙ Trevelyn L. McClure ∙ John T. Melvin ∙ Harry H. Mitchell ∙ John E. Pilgreen ∙ Thomas J. Ratliff ∙ Ernest B. Rockwell ∙ Leon T. Rose ∙ John E. Seymore ∙ Emile E. Siegel, Jr. ∙ Daniel C. Smoke, Jr. ∙ Frank W. Stevens, III ∙ William W. Smith, Jr. ∙ William B. Dorman ∙ Isaac G. Little ∙ Robert Aultman ∙ Thomas E. Phillips ∙ Waymond Townsend ∙ John J. Carmack ∙
World War II
Charlie Armstrong ∙ Roosevelt Smiley ∙ Ulissus Thrash ∙ James M. Christian ∙ Eugene J. Hill, Jr. ∙ Frank Lewis ∙ Orsby K. Harrell ∙ Roosevelt Battle ∙ Hamp Tate ∙ Robert Jones ∙ Otis L. Gardner ∙ Hail Hill ∙ Fred M. Slater
Erected 1949 by Selma Post No. 20, The American Legion; Selma Post 3016, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Location. 32° 24.328′ N, 87° 2.504′ W. Marker is in Selma, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Dallas Avenue (Alabama Route 22) and Rowell Drive. Click for map. Located next
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Take Her Down (a few steps from this marker); Dallas County Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Dallas County Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Memorial Stadium (a few steps from this marker); Redoubt No. 24 (approx. half a mile away); Lt. Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest Monument (approx. half a mile away); William Rufus de Vane King (approx. 0.6 miles away); Live Oak Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Selma.
Categories. • Military • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 275 times since then and 125 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on September 20, 2016.