Elkmont in Limestone County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Alabama Combat Infantrymen Monument
We were boys and we were young
We became men on that hill we overran
Some of us lived, many of us died
For a moment with us abide
and join in prayer with me
to honor those of the combat infantry
Freedom has a price
the protected will never know
Erected by Alabama Regiment, Combat Infantryman's Association.
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 34° 57.272′ N, 86° 53.512′ W. Marker is in Elkmont, Alabama, in Limestone County. Memorial can be reached from Interstate 65 at milepost 365 when traveling south. Marker is along exit ramp to the Alabama welcome center/rest area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkmont AL 35620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Saturn Legacy (here, next to this marker); Visitors Center (a few steps from this marker); Alabama's RoleSaturn IB Launch Vehicle (a few steps from this marker); Legacy (a few steps from this marker); Hernando De Soto in Alabama (within shouting distance of this marker); Perspective (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans of America (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elkmont.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 28, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.