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Glasgow in Barren County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry

Kentucky National Guard

 
 
Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 9, 2015
1. Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry Marker
Inscription.

Federalized Jan. 6, 1941 as Battery B, 106th A.A. BN.
Sailed for Europe April 30, 1942.
Fought in 8 campaigns–Algeria-French Morocco, Tunisia, Sicily, Naples-Foggia, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland and Central Europe.

Captain – Sam Sears

1st Lieutenants – Robt. Abner Fred R. Ganter Warner S. Hazelip Aaron O. Palmore

2nd Lieutenant – Garland Reynolds

M/Sergeants – Guy W. Bowles Geo. W. McQuown

1st Sergeant – Millard T. Sharp

Tec. Sergeant – John L. Delk

S/Sergeants – Elton Compton Frank Taylor

Sergeants – Robert Froedge Wm. T. Froedge Paul Gooden Jas. R. Landrum Morris A. Reece Jas. E. Reynolds Jos. C. Reynolds Raymond C. Wilson

Corporals – Harry T. Cook Wm. H. Grissom Russell Young

Privates – Robt. Bergen Jas. C. Berry Wilbur H. Bewley Gordon B. Brooks John S. Cheatham Wm. B. Cloyd Herman H. Cross Aubrey F. Crow Jr. Wm. A. Davidson Delbert K. Durham Orville B. Ellis Wm. D. Ferrell Lawrence F. Forrest Wilton E. Foster Chas. O. Froedge Elbert J. Gordon Wm. G. Graves Leslie M. Harlow Roy W. Harlow Robt E. Harpst Harold L. Hoover Herman H. Houck Bernice C.
Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry Marker and<br>Barren County Purple Heart Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 9, 2015
2. Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry Marker and
Barren County Purple Heart Memorial
Huffman Lawrence R. James Forrest E. Jump Jack E. Lewis Mitchell Lloyd Virgil E. Neilly Frank R. Parker Edw. L. Parrott Chester L. Pedigo Garnett V. Pedigo Jas. B. Russell Wendell L. Sater Forrest L. Scott Dewey Steenbergen Jr. Shelby Stovall Floyd Thomerson John H. Vaughn Geo. D. Watkins Billy J. Webb Rollin W. Woodcock Stanley W. Woodward Garland L. Wright Gordon L. Yates
 
Location. 36° 59.741′ N, 85° 54.769′ W. Marker is in Glasgow, Kentucky, in Barren County. Marker can be reached from Race Street south of Main Street. Click for map. Marker is mounted next to a door on the northwest side of the Barren County Courthouse building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 208 Courthouse Square, Glasgow KY 42141, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barren County Purple Heart Memorial (here, next to this marker); Christmas Mishap (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Congressional Medal of Honour / Barren County CSA Medalists (a few steps from this marker); Morgan in Glasgow (a few steps from this marker); Barren County's Medal of Honor Winners (within shouting distance of this marker);
Northwest Side of Barren County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 9, 2015
3. Northwest Side of Barren County Courthouse
Marker is on left side of door
623rd Field Artillery Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); Nettie B.C. Depp (within shouting distance of this marker); Willa Brown Chappell (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Glasgow.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 17, 2016.
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