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Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument

 
 
Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 12, 2020
1. Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument
Inscription.  
1941     1945
This plaque dedicated to
and erected in honor of
The men and women of
Alabama City Alabama

who devotedly served
their country during
World War II

 
Erected by Citizens of Alabama City, Alabama; Sponsored by American Legion Post 46.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 34° 1.351′ N, 86° 2.746′ W. Marker is in Gadsden, Alabama, in Etowah County. Memorial is on West Meighan Boulevard (U.S. 278) west of North 27th Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker located at public library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2700 W Meighan Blvd, Gadsden AL 35904, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alabama City, Alabama (here, next to this marker); Dwight Mill Village (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Howard Gardner Nichols 1871-1896 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emma Sansom (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Emma Sansom
Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 12, 2020
2. Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument
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(approx. 0.6 miles away); Etowah County War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Eleventh Street School (approx. 1.7 miles away); William Luther Sibert Major General U.S. Army (Ret.) (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gadsden.
 
Regarding Alabama City World War II Veterans Monument. Alabama City merged into Gadsden in 1932. The library building was Alabama City's city hall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.

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