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Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument

 
 
Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, November 1, 2020
1. Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument
Inscription.  
In God we trust

This monument honors the men and women of Franklin-Simpson County serving in the military during the period of Desert Shield Desert Storm 8-2 90 - 2-27-91.

In their name we dedicate this monument to the memory of those who have previously served their country with pride and honor.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in this topic list: War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm.
 
Location. 36° 43.353′ N, 86° 34.711′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Kentucky, in Simpson County. Memorial can be reached from North Main Street (U.S. 31W) just north of Courthouse Square, on the right when traveling south. 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 Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Carolyn Conn Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); County Named, 1819 / Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker); Simpson County Civil War Monument (within shouting
Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, November 1, 2020
2. Simpson County Desert Shield / Desert Storm Veterans Monument
distance of this marker); Cash-Carter Wedding / Walk the Line (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 34 times since then and 3 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.
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