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Grayson in Carter County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

World War I Memorial

 
 
World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
1. World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated to the memory of our comrades who entered the service of their country. Those who were wounded and those who gave up their lives in the World War of 1917-1918.

Sponsored by Moore-Armstrong Post No. 138, American Legion; Willie C. Lewis Post No. 156, American Legion; Carter County Fiscal Court.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 19.985′ N, 82° 57.095′ W. Marker was in Grayson, Kentucky, in Carter County. Memorial was at the intersection of West Main Street and North Court Street on West Main Street. The monument is located in Veterans Square near the Carter County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Grayson KY 41143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. County Named, 1838 (within shouting distance of this marker); William Jason Fields (within shouting distance of this marker); Eastern Kentucky Railway (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Reunion (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Masterful Retreat

World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, January 7, 2021
2. World War I Memorial
(approx. half a mile away); Mount Savage Furnace (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pactolus Furnace / Iron Made in Kentucky (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Eastern Kentucky Railway (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grayson.
 
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, January 7, 2021
3. World War I Memorial
Doughboy image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
4. Doughboy
World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2014
5. World War I Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 19, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on January 9, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. Photos:   1. submitted on July 19, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on January 9, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.   4, 5. submitted on July 19, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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