Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Spencer in Van Buren County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Van Buren County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Van Buren County Veterans Memorial (front) image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, July 24, 2021
1. Van Buren County Veterans Memorial (front)
Inscription.  (front)
Honoring all who served and dedicated to the memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice

World War I
Chambers, Angers • Griffith, Alex C. • Grissom, Jim Bryan • Medley, Charlie • Vanwinkle, Arthur G.

World War II
Baker, Millard E. • Bayless, Monroe H. • Binkley, Joseph A. • Bumbalough, Hubert E. • Grissom, Robert M. • Grissom, Robert • Guy, David Ray • Horton, Otta L. • Manus, Thanual B. • Martin, Elmer • Measles, James R. • Mills, Claude M. • Norris, E. L. • Paine, William • Roberts, Isaac D. • Templeton, Charles I.

Korean War
Delong, Howard • Vanwinkle, Clayton

(reverse side)
Viet Nam
Groves, Robert S. • Hitchcock, Tillmon P. • Oakes, Arnold G. • Hodges, Larry L. • Rogers, Thomas F. Jr.
 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars, Van Buren County Post 5127.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location.
Van Buren County Veterans Memorial (back) image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, July 24, 2021
2. Van Buren County Veterans Memorial (back)
Click or scan to see
this page online
35° 44.85′ N, 85° 28.032′ W. Marker is in Spencer, Tennessee, in Van Buren County. Memorial is on College Street (Tennessee Route 30) west of Sparta Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the Van Buren County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 179 Veterans Square, Spencer TN 38585, 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. Van Buren County Civil War Monument (here, next to this marker); Van Buren County Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Burritt College (approx. Ό mile away); War on the Plateau (approx. Ό mile away); Bragg’s March to Kentucky (approx. 4.6 miles away); Gilbert Gaul, Civil War Painter (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Old Kentucky Road (approx. 8½ miles away); Rodgers' Tavern (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spencer.
 
Van Buren County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, July 24, 2021
3. Van Buren County Veterans Memorial
Monument is left of the flagpole.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 25, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 25, 2021, by Duane Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=177939

Paid Advertisement
Dec. 1, 2021