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

Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial

 
 
Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 17, 2020
1. Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial
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Erected by the Veterans of Foreign Wars & the American Legion posts of Grundy County in memory of the Grundy County servicemen, who gave their lives in the Korean & Vietnam conflicts.

Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. St. John 15:13

[Left wing]
Korean Conflict
Moneyheffer, Wm. C. • Northcutt, W. Clayborn • Ross, John E. • Schoenmann, Glenn S. • Tate, Hershel L.

[Right wing]
Vietnam Conflict
Brown, Marshall • Eubanks, Raymond • Henry, George E. • Phillips, Marvin F. • Rollins, Glenn H. • Shrum, Kenneth • Williams, Reuben C. • Wise, James F.
 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts of Grundy County.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 35° 25.815′ N, 85° 43.392′ W. Marker is in Altamont, Tennessee, in Grundy County. Memorial is on Main Street
Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, May 17, 2020
2. Korean and Vietnam Conflicts Memorial
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(State Highway 56) near Spring Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1606 Main 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 (a few steps from this marker); Altamont, Tennessee World War Veterans 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. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altamont.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.   2. submitted on May 26, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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Apr. 17, 2021