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Tupelo in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)

Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial

Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial (Side 1) image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 23, 2020
1. Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial (Side 1)
Inscription.  Dedicated to the memory of all those from Lee Co. who gave their lives in service of our country.

Word War I
Lindsay Barnes • Robert L. Bolen • Thomas C. Carter, Jr. • Bulah G. Marks • Claude A. Nichols • Kuk L. Orr • Claude A. Putt • Jason I. Spencer

World War II
Chalres W. Adams • Samuel H. Agnew • Douglas P. Anderson • Robert W. Ashe, Jr. • Fred B. Bailey • Isham C. Bailey • George I. Baker • Davis M. Beard • Dwight M. Bobo • Grover R. Briggs • Allie C. Brown • Darden G. Brown • James C> Brown • Charles E. Camp • Newvaughn Carnathan • Quitman Clayton • Clyde W. Cook • William L. Dallas • Eloise Dancy • Talmadge Davidson • Luther W. Davis • William A. Denny • Dewey A. Dickerson • Carl F. Dillard • Leonard E. Dillard • Jesse H. Dunn • G.W. Dye • Charles F. Erck, Jr. • Jesse T. Estes • Thomas G. Estes • James K. Francis • Chester Freeman • Andrew Lawhon • C. E. Miller • George Mills • Edward Brown • Thomas Brown • Clovis Cathcoat • Marvin Johnson • Virgil L. Heatherly • Lelon Hutcheson • Ernest Freeman
Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial (Side 2) image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 23, 2020
2. Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial (Side 2)
• Lee R. Gilley • Billy B. Gray • Issac W. Grisham • Robert C. Gunter • Samuel N. Gunther • Orville E. Hallmark • James M. Hare • Jack Hargett • Walter N. Harris • Virgle Heatherly • John C. Hill, Jr. • Lloyd A. Holloway • Dillard N. Horton • Clifton House • Dixie C. Houston • James R. Houston • John V. Huckaby • Hubert L. Humpheries • William J. Joel • Hoyt E. Johnson • Jack Johnston • Clealon C. Jones • John W. Kelly • Paul D. Kilpatrick • John W. Long • Willie R. Matthews • James A. McCarty • Thomas O. McCaskill • Wesley T. McDade • William T. McKissick • Ardis G. McVay • Vernon L. Melson • Ronald E. Moore • William E. Pannell • Elvie B. Parker • Lee A. Patterson • Thomas L. Patterson • Herbert J. Pearson • James R. Pennal • Robert A. Pettey • Harold Pickering • Authur G. Robbins, Jr. • Wiley J. Scruggs • James Gholston • Robert Stephenson • Charles L. Mills • Arlon Pos___ • Fred H. Pres___ • James W. Rab___ • Clarence B. Rankin • Robert O. Raper • Glynn M. Rial • Carl D. Riley • Westley A. Rodgers • Troy L. Ryan • Elson Sampson • James R. Simmons • James R. Simmons • Wallace R. Smith • Jimmy L. Spearman • Wilburn Stanford • Hilliard Sykes • Fred Taylor • Jack M. Thomas • Troy A. Thornton • William C. Topp • Joe H. Towery • David C. Troy • Jerry
Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 23, 2020
3. Lee County, Mississippi War Memorial
A. Troy, Jr. • Douglas R. Wade • Clifton Wages • Juniun P. Wesson • Talmage Wilder • Hitoshi Yonemura • James T. Webb • Elvin G. Malone • Charles Bourland • Louis E. Presley • Walter Rutledge

Howard G. Brown • Dillard J. Collier • Charles Culpepper • James E. Cummings • Rubal Dabbs • William R. Davis • William C. Dearman • Durel Fells • Will H. Fields • Herman C. Garner • Earnest Gillespie • Noah R. Graham • Lester Milton Kesler • B.L. Grayson • James L. Hadley • June Hale • Willie L. Harris • Billy Hendrix • Charles C. Hughes • William L. Hughes • Raymond E. Malone • Billy G. Pannell • Hubert H. Parks • Willie L. Penson • Ben J. Rabb, Jr. • Florida Rogers • Victor L. Thomas • Ray M. West • Billy F. Wheeler • Travis L. Williams • Amos Wilson • Robert L. Wilson

Bobby J. Ard • Clarence Blanks • Don A. Boozer • Dennis E. Clark • Leslie F. Douglas, Jr. • Larry E. Hand • Gerald D. Mauney • Edward R. McCarthy • Hugh M. Pettit • Paul W. Robinson • Lee El. Salters • James R. Stevenson • James T. Tucker • Jimmy C. Wallace • John C. Young • Don A. Boozer • Charles Finney

Stephen Baldwyn
Erected by V.F.W. Post 4057, Tupelo, Mississippi.
Topics. This
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memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
Location. 34° 15.503′ N, 88° 42.276′ W. Marker is in Tupelo, Mississippi, in Lee County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Spring Street and Court Street, on the left when traveling north on North Spring Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tupelo MS 38804, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tupelo Woman's Christian Temperance Union (within shouting distance of this marker); Lee County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Tupelo Confederate Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Lyric Theatre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lyric Theater (about 300 feet away); The Younger Cabin / Confederate Headquarters (about 300 feet away); Tupelo Hardware (about 400 feet away); Sit-Ins Led to Civil Rights Act of 1964 / F.W. Woolworth (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tupelo.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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