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Leitchfield in Grayson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Grayson County WWI War Memorial

 
 
Grayson County WWI War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
1. Grayson County WWI War Memorial
Inscription. In memory of the men of Grayson County who gave their lives for our freedom.

Martin Alvoy, Verna Anderson, Edgar Baker, Oscar Boone, Malcolm Bozarth, Brooks, Andrew Cannon, Miles Dennison, Robert Downs, Willis Duggins, Herbert Givens, Ira Goff, Reginald Graham, Emmett Hart, Charles Haycraft, Bernie Higgs, Robert Hoover, Jesse Huffman, Charlie Jackson, Charles Langley, Shelby Layman, Samuel Leitch, Denver Lesher, Bobby, Logsdon, Grover Lucas, Clell Miller, Lottie Nelson, Frank Porter, John Rogers, Alva Royalty, John Simpson, Lonnie Simpson, Otto Skaggs, Bertie Tate, William Wathen, John Woosley
 
Erected by Grayson County.
 
Location. 37° 28.799′ N, 86° 17.636′ W. Marker is in Leitchfield, Kentucky, in Grayson County. Marker is at the intersection of Public Square and West Main Street, on the left when traveling south on Public Square. Touch for map. Located at southwest corner of Grayson County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Public Square, Leitchfield KY 42754, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grayson County Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Grayson County World War II Memorial
Grayson County WWI War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
2. Grayson County WWI War Memorial
(a few steps from this marker); Courthouse Named, 1810 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jack Thomas House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Leitchfield Landmarks (about 500 feet away); Shaw's Station / Beaver Dam Creek Baptist Church (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
Categories. War, World I
 
WWI War Memorial at the Grayson County Courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 14, 2018
3. WWI War Memorial at the Grayson County Courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 33 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 16, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Clarification of 1st, 2nd 4th & 7th names on memorial. • Can you help?
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