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”

LaFayette in Chambers County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Chambers County War Memorial

 
 
Chambers County War Memorial World War II [West Face] image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2003
1. Chambers County War Memorial World War II [West Face]
Inscription.  

In Memory of
Chambers Co. Veterans
Who Gave Their Lives
In Following Wars

World War II
Askew, Arthur L. Pvt. • Austin, George L. Jr. 1st Lt. • Baker, Edwin H. Sgt. • Bassett, Wilma M. Pvt. • Belcher, Guy E. PFC. • Bishop, Ulysses H. Tec. 4 • Brown, John T. Sgt. • Brown, William A. Cpl. • Butler, Cecil C. Pvt. • Crowder, Robert L. Pvt. • Dardy, James Jr. Pvt. • Davis, Charles W. Sgt. • Farrar, James L. PFC. • Fitzpatrick, John W. PFC. • Floyd, Wilbur Pvt. • Ford, Dwight H. Sgt. • Freeman, Elmer B. Jr. Pvt. • Gilbert, Joseph D. S.Sgt. • Gilmore, Marvin Pvt. • Hall, Sanders A. PFC. • Heard, Robert A. PFC. • Hodges, Oliver Pvt. • Howell, Lonzie L. Pvt. • Johnson, James S. Sgt. • Jones, F.B. PFC. • Langley, Henderson PFC. • Lanier, Aubrey T. 1st Lt. • Mathews, Burton Cpl. • Matthews, Ben D. Pvt. • Meadows, Dave Pvt. • Moore, Albert W. Pvt. • Moore, Carlton W. Tec. 4 • Nealey, Jack Pvt. • Newton, Robert J. S.Sgt. • Osborn, William B. Pvt. • Pace, George PFC. • Peters, Larkus A. PFC. • Pinkard, Roy H. 2nd Lt. • Potts, James A. • Redmond, William T. Sgt. • Shaver, John B. PFC. • Sikes, Joe
Chambers County War Memorial World War I [East Face] image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2003
2. Chambers County War Memorial World War I [East Face]
H. Sgt. • Sims, Thomas E. S1C • Smith, Bertie D. Jr. Pvt. • Smith, Charles A. T.Sgt. • Smith, George PFC. • Smith, Piercey Pvt. • Sorrell, William L. PFC. • Stewart, Houston W. Pvt. • Strother, Charles E. Sgt. • Tapley, Lee A. S.Sgt. • Terrell, Bishop W. Pvt. • Terry, John D. Cpl. • Turnham, Alva L. Pvt. • Tolbert, James Pvt. • Walker, Herbert L. PFC. • Waters, Herman L. Sgt. • Webb, James PFC. • West, Robert L. Sgt. • Whitlow, Herbert Pvt. • Wilkerson, W.W. Jr. Pvt. • Williams, Larue O. PFC. • Williams, Willie C. Jr. S.Sgt. • James Y. Jones Jr. PFC. • Robert C. Woodall • Milford G. Ward Pvt. • Wesley Johnson Jr. • Willis Neeley

World War I
Barber, Wiley L. • Batchelor, Harry H. • Beaird, Andrew E. • Behannan, Walter T. • Bonner, Sam • Bridges, James F. • Brown, T. • Burdon, Joe • Campbell, Burl • Carlisle, Merritt E. • Clem, Johnson • Cox, Ashburn F. • Crowder, Lester D. • Falls, Victor C. • Foster, Wesley B. • Greathouse, Earnest • Hamer, Jimmie L. • High, Elmer G. • Hunter, Luther • Jackson, George F. • Johnson, Allen • Johnson, James L. • Jones, Edward • Lackey, Archie T. • Lauderdale, Stephens H. • Mangrum, William P. • McFarlin, Robert E. • Monagan, John H. • Perryman, Fred • Sherman, Charlie D. • Slaughter, Lem W. • Stanfield, Charles D. • Thomaston, Thomas • Yates, Grady • Volmer L. Wilkerson

Korean Conflict
Anthony, Stanley
Chambers County War Memorial World War II [South Face] image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2003
3. Chambers County War Memorial World War II [South Face]
Pvt. • Calhoun, Harold Cpl. • Fincher, Roy L. PFC. • Horne, Waymond L. PFC. • Johnson, Wesley Jr. Pvt. • Williams, Roosevelt J. Cpl. • Billy E. Smith PFC.

Vietnam Conflict
Adamson, Larry Oneal Sp4. • Barnes, Richard Louis Cpl. • Langley, Francis Lee PFC. • Little, Wallace S. SFC. • Monday, Robert H. Sp4. • Monore, Wilber Dean LCpl. • Moon, Jerry Rudoph A2C. • Senn, Thomas Larry PFC. • Simpkins, Wilmer Franklin Sgt. • Thomas, Roy Edward Sgt. • Watts, Roy Delano Sgt.
 
Erected by American Legion Post 141.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 32° 53.966′ N, 85° 24.064′ W. Marker is in LaFayette, Alabama, in Chambers County. Memorial is on Lafayette Street (U.S. 431), on the right when traveling north. Memorial is on the west grounds of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lafayette AL 36862, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Muscogee Indians (a few steps from this marker); Chambers County (a few steps from this marker); The LaFayette Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); LaFayette Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vines Funeral Home and Ambulance Service
Chambers County War Memorial Korea and Vietnam [North Face] image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2003
4. Chambers County War Memorial Korea and Vietnam [North Face]
(approx. half a mile away); Essie J. Handy Memorial Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Fort Cusseta (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LaFayette.
 
Chambers County Courthouse and War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 18, 2003
5. Chambers County Courthouse and War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,864 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 21, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Jan. 19, 2021