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Springfield in Washington County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

World War I Monument

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2018
1. World War I Monument
Inscription. Erected in honor of the noble sons of Washington County.

They served that liberty shall not perish from the earth.

1917 – World War – 1918 Not lest we forget, but lest posterity should fail to know.

Their names are recorded in the Washington County Court Clerk’s Office
 
Location. 37° 41.119′ N, 85° 13.307′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Kentucky, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Park Road (Kentucky Route 528) and East Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Lincoln Park Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield KY 40069, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln Homestead (here, next to this marker); Busy Day In Springfield (here, next to this marker); Korean War Marker (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lincoln - Hanks (a few steps from this marker); E. Gregory Goatley Law Office (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Louis Sansbury (within shouting distance of this marker); Felix Grundy (1777 - 1840) (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. War, World I

 
World War I Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2018
2. World War I Monument
World War I Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse
3. World War I Monument Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.   2, 3. submitted on August 14, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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