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Little Rock in Pulaski County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

MacArthur Park World War Memorial

 
 
MacArthur Park World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
1. MacArthur Park World War Memorial
Inscription.  
In Memory Of The Men And Women
Who Served With Honor With The Naval
And Marine Forces Of The United States
Of America During The World War
1917 — 1919

 
Erected 1924 by the Nicholas Headington Chapter National Society United States Daughters of 1812.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I. In addition, it is included in the United States Daughters of 1812, National Society series list.
 
Location. 34° 44.259′ N, 92° 15.938′ W. Marker is in Little Rock, Arkansas, in Pulaski County. Memorial can be reached from East 9th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 509 East 9th Street, Little Rock AR 72202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roosevelt Visits Little Rock (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of United Spanish War Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Douglas MacArthur (a few steps from this marker); 206th Coast Artillery (Anti-Aircraft) Memorial
Memorial is in background behind the Roosevelt marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 10, 2018
2. Memorial is in background behind the Roosevelt marker.
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Mehlburger Markers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Camden Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); United Spanish War Veterans Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); The Little Rock Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Little Rock.
 
More about this memorial. The memorial is in MacArthur Park which is the former grounds of the U.S. Arsenal in Little Rock. The memorial is behind the only remaining building from the 1840 arsenal building which is now the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 8, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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