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Blountsville in Blount County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

In Honor of Those Who Served

 
 
In Honor of Those Who Served Marker (First Stone) image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 12, 2020
1. In Honor of Those Who Served Marker (First Stone)
Inscription.  [First stone]
Donated by Blountsville
American Legion Post 0129 & VFW Post 8601


[Second stone]
Flags donated by
American Legion Ladies Auxiliary
American Legion & VFW
Blountsville, Alabama
May 1999

 
Erected 1999 by American Legion Post 0129; Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8601; American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 34° 4.898′ N, 86° 35.469′ W. Marker is in Blountsville, Alabama, in Blount County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Main Street South (U.S. 231) and Lee Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is in small park at intersection's northwest corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blountsville AL 35031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blountsville Court Square Timeline (a few steps from this marker); Blountsville (a few steps from this marker); Ebenezer Hearn 1794-1862 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct
In Honor of Those Who Served Marker (second stone across sidewalk) image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 12, 2020
2. In Honor of Those Who Served Marker (second stone across sidewalk)
line); Federal Raid (approx. 1˝ miles away); Battle Royal (approx. 5.7 miles away); Exploit of Murphree Sisters (approx. 5.7 miles away); First Baptist Church Holly Pond (approx. 6.6 miles away); The History of Holly Pond School (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blountsville.
 
In Honor of Those Who Served Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 12, 2020
3. In Honor of Those Who Served Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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