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

Revolutionary War Veterans Monument

 
 
Revolutionary War Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, April 18, 2020
1. Revolutionary War Veterans Monument
Inscription.  
The Peter Houston Chapter
of the
Daughters of the American Revolution
place this marker
on the event of the
American Revolution Bicentennial
in honor of their
Revolutionary Ancestors

Samuel Houston · Joshua Dodson · Wm. C. Maples · Daniel Murphy · Elijah Robertson · Richard Strawn · William Bullock · Caleb Dodson · James Wofford · John Donelson, Sr. · Anthony Raines · Rowland Ledbetter · Thomas Joyner
 
Erected 1976 by Peter Houston Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 35° 35.076′ N, 88° 7.198′ W. Marker is in Decaturville, Tennessee, in Decatur County. Memorial is at the intersection of Pleasant Street and West Market Street, on the left when traveling north on Pleasant Street. Marker located on grounds of Decatur
Revolutionary War Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, April 18, 2020
2. Revolutionary War Veterans Monument
Revolutionary War Veterans marker on the right.
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County Courthouse, at northeast corner of building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 West Main Street, Decaturville TN 38329, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Decatur County Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Brownsport Furnace (within shouting distance of this marker); Decatur County Training School Crowder High School 1925-1965 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Divided Loyalties (approx. 4 miles away); The "Pea Vine" A Ghost Railroad / Parsons A Railroad Town (approx. 4˝ miles away); Perryville First County Seat of Perry County (approx. 4.9 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Decaturville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 62 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 19, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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