Benton in Polk County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Polk County Veterans Monument
Dedicated to the
veterans of Polk
County who served
Persian Gulf 1990-1991
November 11, 1993
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm • War, Korean • War, Vietnam.
Location. 35° 10.391′ N, 84° 39.185′ W. Marker is in Benton, Tennessee, in Polk County. Memorial is at the intersection of U.S. 411 and Benton Station Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 411. Monument is on the Polk County Courthouse grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6239 US-411, Benton TN 37307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Polk County World Wars Memorial (here, next to this marker); Polk County Confederate Monument (here, next to this marker); Civil War in Polk County (within shouting distance of this marker); Bear Lawson Bridge (approx. Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Nancy Ward (approx. 1.6 miles away); Historic Benton Station (approx. 2 miles away); Ocoee No. 1 (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Benton.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2021, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.