Franklin in Simpson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Simpson County Veterans Memorial
memory to the men of Simpson
County who gave their lives
in the following wars
World War I
Erected by Franklin Lions Club, American Legion Post 62 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5706.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 36° 43.35′ N, 86° 34.717′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Kentucky, in Simpson County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of West Cedar Street (State Highway 100) and North Main Street (U.S. 31W), on the right when traveling west. Marker is on Simpson County Courthouse lawn. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 North Main Street, Franklin KY 42134, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); County Named, 1819 / Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker); Carolyn Conn Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); Cash-Carter Wedding / Walk the Line (within shouting distance of this marker); Simpson County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Beverly L. Clarke (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Stone Jail / Jailer's Residence (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Goodnight Memorial Library / Isaac Hershel Goodnight (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 35 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.