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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

World War I 1917-1919

World War 1917-1919 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 9, 2018
1. World War 1917-1919 Marker
Inscription.  This Tablet is erected in appreciation of the patriotism valor and fidelity of the boys of Dickson County who served their county in the World War 1917-1919
To the sacred memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice and laid down their lives that Liberty and Justice should prevail in the world.

White Boys
Ashworth, Richard
Berry, Lucien
Breeden, Lawrence
Browning, William Luther
Buckner, Clyde I.
Buttry, Daucey
Carter, James L.
Carter, William C.
Carter, Jeff T.
Clifton, Samuel J.
Dunnagan, Sam R.
Donaldson, Rawley
England, Zuma
Field, Thomas C.
Goodwin, Sam Virgil
Herbison, Ellie T.
Hooper, Pearlis
Hudgins, Walter J.
James, Hugh S.
Knott, Charles I.
Lyle, Justin
McCollom, Geo. K.
Manley, Walter C.
Martin, Roy
Martin, William Edgar
Moore, Elijah
Nesbitt, Arthie H.
Oakley, Frank C.
Oakley, James B.
Outlaw, Gromer B.
Pack, Phillip
Peeler, Willam Edward
Shawl, Dudley
Sheley, John C.
Stuart, Olin D.
Taylor, Aretus

World War I 1917-1919 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 9, 2018
2. World War I 1917-1919 Marker
George L.
Welch, Mark
Woodward, Selkirk

Colored Boys
Adams, McKinley
Hutton, John Brady
Spicer, Ulysus

Erected by Lucien Berry Unit No. 115 American Legion Auxillary Committee Mrs. Lucy R. Cochrum Mrs. S. V. Pack Mrs. B.B. Andrews Mrs. W. L. Weakley.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 36° 4.436′ N, 87° 23.421′ W. Marker is in Dickson, Tennessee, in Dickson County. Memorial is at the intersection of Center Avenue and West Chestnut Street, on the left when traveling east on Center Avenue. This plaque is located on front outside wall of War Memorial building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Center Avenue, Dickson TN 37055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1950 Korean Conflict 1955/1964 Vietnam Era 1975 (here, next to this marker); World War II 1940-1946 (here, next to this marker); Dickson, Tennessee,100 Years 1899-1999 (here, next to this marker); War Memorial Building (here, next to this marker); Frank Goad Clement (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mile Post 42 (about 700 feet away); Civil War Railroad (about 700 feet away); First National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dickson.

Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2018, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 10, 2018, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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