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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. Touch 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glasgow.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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