Pontotoc in Pontotoc County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Pontotoc County Memorial Monument
the men and women of Pontotoc County
who served in the Armed Forces of
the United States in World War I,
World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.
Honoring all who served --
In memory of those who made
the supreme sacrifice in the
service of their country.
"Greater love hath man than this, that a
man lay down his life for his friends." John 15:13
[Honor roll for World War I, Korea, Vietnam
These men fought with valor to preserve America's freedom.
They gave their lives so that generations to come might know peace.
[Honor roll for World War II]
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 34° 14.848′ N, 88° 59.909′ W. Marker is in Pontotoc, Mississippi, in Pontotoc County. Memorial is at the intersection of South Main Street and East Washington Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: South Main Street, Pontotoc MS 38863, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pontotoc County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc County Blues (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc Creek Treaty (within shouting distance of this marker); Pierre D'Artaguiette (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontotoc Electric Power Association (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chickasaw Female College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pontotoc Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Senator Charles Edward Franklin, Sr. (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontotoc.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2017. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 150 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.