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Saint Joseph in Tensas Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Tensas Parish Veterans

 
 
Tensas Parish Veternas Marker image. Click for full size.
July 19, 2019
1. Tensas Parish Veternas Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of
All citizens of Tensas Parish
Who have served in the Armed
Forces of their Country
Whether in war or in Peace.

We must be ready to dare all for our country.
For history does not long entrust the care of
Freedom to the weak or the timid.
Dwight D. Eisenhower.


 
Erected 1988 by St. Joseph Rotary Club.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series list.
 
Location. 31° 54.85′ N, 91° 14.196′ W. Marker is in Saint Joseph, Louisiana, in Tensas Parish. Memorial is on Second Street near Hancock Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 Hancock Street, Saint Joseph LA 71366, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tensas Rifle Co. (a few steps from this marker); Major Isaac Harrison's Tensas Calvary (a few steps from this marker); St. Joseph (approx. 0.3 miles away); Flowery Mound
Tensas Parish Veternas Marker image. Click for full size.
July 19, 2019
2. Tensas Parish Veternas Marker
(approx. 2.7 miles away); Mound Plantation (approx. 3˝ miles away); Laurel Hill Plantation (approx. 4.1 miles away in Mississippi); Old Rodney to Bruinsburg Road (approx. 4.1 miles away in Mississippi); Old Town of Rodney (approx. 4.1 miles away in Mississippi). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Joseph.
 
More about this marker. Located in front of the Tensas Parish Courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2019.
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