Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
This organization served the nation under various designations. They participated in many conflicts, among which were: the Mexican War, 1846-47; the Civil War, 1861-64; Spanish-American War, 1898-99; Mexican Border, 1916; World War I, 1917-19; World War II, 1942-45; and Vietnam War, 1968-69. Legion is now represented by Hqs. XXIII Corps Arty. and 138th Arty. Group.
Erected 1978 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1589.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list.
Location. 38° 14.116′ N, 85° Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Louisville KY 40204, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Highland Mothers Club / Mary Katherine Lee (Mrs. Robert A.) 1862-1947 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Enid Yandell (1869-1934) / Renowned Woman Sculptor (approx. half a mile away); Highlands Neighborhood (approx. 0.6 miles away); Artist of Confederacy (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Rogers Clark (approx. 0.6 miles away); Governor Thomas E. Bramlette (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sister Emily Cooper (approx. 0.8 miles away); James Guthrie (1792-1869) (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 5, 2020, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.