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Sparta in White County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Joseph Kerr Monument

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 26, 2013
1. Joseph Kerr Monument Marker
Inscription.  This historical monument honors Joseph Kerr hero of the battle of Kings Mountain who lived and died in White County and those soldiers who fought in the American Revolution and who also made their home in White County
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Erected with deep pride and profound gratitude by the Lions Club of Sparta and Doyle, the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission and the Tennessee American Revolution Bicentennial Commission 1976
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 35° 55.543′ N, 85° 27.859′ W. Marker is in Sparta, Tennessee, in White County. Memorial is at the intersection of Liberty Square and North Main Street (TN84) on Liberty Square. The marker is on the lawn of the White County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sparta TN 38583, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Double Eagle Memorial (here, next to this marker); POW*MIA Monument (here, next to this marker); White County (a few steps from this marker); White County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this
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By Don Morfe, July 26, 2013
2. Joseph Kerr Monument Marker
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marker); Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The War Around Sparta (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 29, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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