Cullman in Cullman County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Marion Albert Hill
Nov. 13, 1895 — Feb. 3. 1979
man drafted in America for World War I. His
Selective Service number 258, was the first
one drawn in the U.S. Senate Building in
Washington D.C. on July 20, 1917. 10,500 men
were drafted that day. He fought many
battles in France and Germany.
Erected by the American Legion and V.F.W.
Location. 34° 11.549′ N, 86° 51.557′ W. Marker is in Cullman, Alabama, in Cullman County. Marker can be reached from Sportsman Lake Road NW 0.4 miles west of 2nd Avenue NW (Route 31). Touch for map. Located in the Cullman Veterans Memorial Park at Sportsman Lake Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1544 Sportsman Lake Road NW, Cullman AL 35055, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cullman County World War I Memorial Cullman County WWII Memorial (a few steps from this marker); PFC Patrick Bates (a few steps from this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Operation Iraqi Freedom - Afghanistan Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Cullman County Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Cullman County Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); UDC Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cullman.
Regarding Marion Albert Hill. Secretary of War Newton D. Baker, after he had been blindfolded, plunged his hand into
Categories. • Notable Events • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 177 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 29, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.