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Brewton in Escambia County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Escambia County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (West) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
1. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (West)
Seals of the United States Army, United States Navy, United States Coast Guard, United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps & Escambia County, Alabama
Memorial Committee

Erie C. Black, Peter Diurno, Donald E. Ellis, Willie Evans, Ray K. Fountain, Clifton L. Haveard, Gene Hudson, J. Fred Mitchell, John Thaddeus Moore, Charles W. Northcutt, Eugene C. Stallworth, Gerald Stanton, Dewey F. Weaver, Sammy Weaver, Devon Wiggins, J.R. Collins (1918-1986)
Inscription.
West Side
Veterans
Memorial

North Side
Duty
Honor
Country

Built by the People
of Escambia County

Dedicated November 11, 1987

Honoring those men and
women of Escambia County
who served their country
in war and peace




East Side
These stones shall be
to the people...a
memorial forever.
Joshua 4:7


South Side
Medal of Honor
Sidney E. Manning
W.W. I

William W. Seay
Vietnam (K.I.A.)

 
Erected 1987 by the People of Escambia County.
 
Location. 31° 6.385′ N, 87° 4.283′ W. Marker is in Brewton, Alabama, in Escambia County. Marker is at the intersection of Belleville Avenue and Henderson Street, on the right when traveling north on Belleville Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 314 Belleville Avenue, Brewton AL 36426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Leigh Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Hart Station (about
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (North) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
2. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (North)
400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank of Brewton (about 600 feet away); Ritz Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burnt Corn Park Cistern (approx. mile away); Union Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Franklin Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Downing-Shofner School (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Brewton.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (East) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
3. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (East)
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (South) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
4. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (South)
World War I monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
5. World War I monument
Taps
ADAMS, John BLACKMON, John BOGGAN, James BROWN, Everett H. CUNNINGHAM, Clifford DIGMON, Kevie DUNSON, Clifford EDWARDS, Joe EMMONS, Abraham FRANKLIN, Claud HARDY, Adrien F. HINES, Robert B. HOLLADAY, Willie JERNIGAN, Hillery H. JOHNSON, Albert , Jr. JOHNSON, Joe O. JOHNSON, Oliver JOHNSON, Sam LEDKINS, William MANCIL, James H. MATHIS, Clyde McARTHUR, Robert G. McCALL, Claud M. McENTIRE, William J. MILLER, Charlie G. MORRIS, Dewey PARKER, Carey J. RICHARDSON, Lewis S. RUSHING, Billy G. SALTER, Thomas V. SMITH, James F. STANTON, Albert E. STEELE, Walter WALKER, Kellum M. WHITE, Ned A.
World War II monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
6. World War II monument
Taps
ARDIS, Henry ASHFORD, Roosevelt ATKINS, Robert E. BAGGETT, Marvin C. BELL, Edwin M. BELL, Marion F. BOOTH, Charlie Q. BOWDEN, Arthur C. BROWN, Charlie D. BROWN, John I. BROWN, Nathan P., Jr. CAMP, Joseph D. CARTER, Ted A. CASSADY, Oliver G. CHAVERS, Haward D. CHILDRESS, Homer L. CLARK, john H. COBB, Rozell L. COOPER, Charles L. CRAWFORD, William H., Jr. DAW, Harold EVANS, Rufus, Jr. FARRISH, Tom A. FINDLEY, Hillary D. FOSTER, Harvie FUQUA, Bruce GLASS, Archie GOLDEN, Luther F. GRANTHAM, Charlie A. GREEN, Louis, Jr. HAGODD, Travis L., Jr. HALL, Daniel F. HALL, Eubie A. HALL, Lawrence C. HERRINGTON, B.F., Jr. HOLMAN, Clarence P., Jr. HOLMES, James L. HOLT, Ira M. HUGGINS, Jess W. HUTTO, Charles L. JENKS, Elbert JERNIGAN, Robert M. KING, Gaston C. KIZER, Leon LUNDY, George B. MARSHALL, Solomon E. McCAWLEY, Marvin E. McDONALD, Earnest M. McKINLEY, Almas MERRIWETHER, Harry MIXON, Emmett L., Jr. MONK, Wesley J. MONTGOMERY, Robert L. NALL, Eugene ODOM, J.C. OGLETREE, Sim E. OWENS, Comer Z. PHILLIPS, William V. PICKENS, Alfred RODGERS, James B. ROWELL, Robert SIMMONS, Earl T. SIMS, ALbert C. SINGLETON, Mason M. STANTON, Linwood E. STILL, James W. STOKES, henry L. STONE, Malcom M. STRENGTH, William L. TAYLOR, Fellis THOMAS, Calvin C. THOMAS, Chester THOMPSON, Austin C. TRAVIS, Alton J. TUNNER, Henneth L. WALTON, Theodore WATERS, Arnold A. WEARREN, Hollis W. WEAVER, Virgil K. WEAVER, Woodrow W. WHITE, James D. WHITE, Maurice C. WHITE, Thomas J. WHITE, William S. WIGGINS, Iva C. WILLIAMSON, Alfred WILSON, Charles O.
Korea monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
7. Korea monument
Taps
BOOTH, Ples F. BRYANT, Vivian D. CARTER, James E. CHANCERY, Joseph D. DAW, Willie D. FUQUA, Fred GODWIN, Aubrey GOODSON, Paul R. HART, Robert H. HOWELL, Ruel L. KIRKLAND, Olan H. RIGDON, Edward W. TOLBERT, Barney WATSON, Leonard WEAVER, Carlos D.
Vietnam monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
8. Vietnam monument
Taps
BARLOW, Jesse L. BARLOW, Yearl BARROW, Benjamin F. BRADLEY, Loye E. CLEMMONS, Jack E. ELLIS, William R. GANDY, Allen GIPSON, Charles D. GOHAGIN, James R. GONZALEZ, Larry E. HAMMAC, Joseph E. HAVEARD, David M. JOHNSON, Habert E. KELLY, James M. KENDRICK, James C. LITTLE, Wallace S. LOWERY, Dalton B. MADDEN, James F. MERRITT, Allen T., IV MILLIGAN, Johnson M. NEWTON, Kenneth P. NISEWONGER, Edward E. SIMMONS, Obie C. SMITH, Donald W. SUMMERLIN, J.C. TAYLOR, Elmer J. THOMAS, Jimmy R. THOMAS, Larry B. WINTER, John W.
Veterans Memorial near Escambia County Courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
9. Veterans Memorial near Escambia County Courthouse.
 
 
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