Altamont in Grundy County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Altamont, Tennessee World War Veterans Memorial
Erected by the Town of Altamont, in memory of the boys from Grundy County, who gave their lives in the service of their country.
World War I
Fults, Henry Hargis, Marion Dolph Kilgore, George Lusk, Harvey Patton, Harris Tate, Robert
World War II
Anderson, Charles W. Bryant, J. C. Byers, Claude E. Corn, James J. Duggan, James A. Dickerson, Melton Dyer, Samuel Flanagan, John D. Geary, Edward Freelan Hamilton, Edward Hobbs, Loyd Byron Hall, Henry H. Hill, Estle D. Johnson, George T. Jossi, William Lecil Ledbetter, Dewey K. McFarland, James B. McBride, Roy Lee Meeks, Hoyt D. Meeks, Martin L. Nunley, Monroe H. Phipps, Bobbie E. Pierce, Fred A. Partin, Barney Jr. Rhea, Raymond H. Roberts, James C. Sartain, Frank Shadrick, Theodore Shelton, William H. Shelton, Billy Moore Sissom, Clarence E. Smith, Frank William Thomas, Charles C. Thomas, George W. Thomas, Glen Carmack Wanamaker, Carl S. Winton, James F. Yokley, Claude L. Partin, Raymond P. Osbin, Worley Hunziker, Arthur W.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 35° 25.815′ N, 85° 43.383′ W. Marker is in Altamont, Tennessee, in Grundy County. Memorial is on Beersheba Street north of Main Street (Tennessee Highway 56), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 70 Beersheba St, Altamont TN 37301, 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. In Memory of LTJG William (Billy) E. Stulce (here, next to this marker); Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Grundy County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Forrest's Murfreesboro Raid (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Noailles Murfree (approx. 4½ miles away); a different marker also named Forrest's Murfreesboro Raid (approx. 4.6 miles away); Beersheba Inn (approx. 4.6 miles away); Melchior Thoni, Jr (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altamont.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.