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Campton in Wolfe County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Wolfe County War Memorial

 
 
Wolfe County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Frank Profitt, October 25, 2020
1. Wolfe County War Memorial
Inscription.  Let us forever honor the memory of these sons of Wolfe County who gave their lives that we may remain a nation of freedom
 
Erected 1985 by Campton American Legion Post 179.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 37° 44.104′ N, 83° 32.823′ W. Marker is in Campton, Kentucky, in Wolfe County. Memorial is on Court Street just west of Marrion Street, on the right when traveling west. The marker is located on the courthouse lawn near the southwest side of the entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Court St, Campton KY 41301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gateway to Appalachia (here, next to this marker); USA Gens. Morgan CSA (a few steps from this marker); Swift's Silver Camp (a few steps from this marker); Wolfe County, 1860 (a few steps from this marker); Wolfe County Veterans Wall (within shouting distance of this marker);
Wolfe County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Frank Profitt, July 16, 2011
2. Wolfe County War Memorial
The memorial as it looked in 2011.
Alvan Drew School (approx. 4 miles away); Hazel Green Academy (approx. 8˝ miles away); a different marker also named USA Gens. Morgan CSA (approx. 8˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Campton.
 
Regarding Wolfe County War Memorial. This marker is to honor the Wolfe Countians that gave their lives during the Vietnam, Korean, World War II and World War I
 
Wolfe County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Frank Profitt, November 5, 2020
3. Wolfe County War Memorial
Overview of the location on the courthouse lawn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 5, 2020, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2020, by Frank Profitt of Georgetown, Kentucky. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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