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Barren County Purple Heart Memorial

 
 
Barren County Purple Heart Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 9, 2015
1. Barren County Purple Heart Memorial
Inscription.

This memorial commemorates the sacrifice of those Barren Countians who received the Purple Heart for injury or death as the result of enemy action. They bled and died that we the protected might live in freedom. May we ever be mindful of their legacy.

(Names of Soldiers and Sailors from World War I, World War II, Korea, and Viet Nam)
 
Erected by The Citizen's Bank and Trust and the New Farmer's National Bank.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
 
Location. 36° 59.739′ N, 85° 54.77′ 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. Headquarters Troop, 123rd Cavalry (here, next to this marker); Christmas Mishap (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Congressional Medal of Honour / Barren County CSA Medalists (a few
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
steps from this marker); Morgan in Glasgow (a few steps from this marker); 623rd Field Artillery Battalion (a few steps from this marker); Barren County's Medal of Honor Winners (a few steps from 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, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Northwest Side of Barren County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 9, 2015
3. Northwest Side of Barren County Courthouse
Memorial is on right side of door
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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