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Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

1st Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber

In Loving Memory of

 

— (1944-1969) —

 
1st Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 20, 2010
1. 1st Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber Marker
Inscription.  Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber proudly served his country with distinction and paid the ultimate sacrifice when he was killed in action January 8, 1969, in the Republic of Vietnam. This bronze statue captures his likeness. Ola McFall Barber, David McFall, Rosemarie McFall, and Frances McFall donated this statue and the limestone markers in Lt. Barber's memory.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
 
Location. 34° 48.477′ N, 87° 40.778′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from N. Woods Avenue. On UNA Campus in front of Amphitearer. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Florence State Teachers College Heroes of World War II (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial Amphitheater (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial Trees (a few steps from this marker); T.S. Stribling 1903 (within shouting distance of this marker); T.S. Stribling Literary Landmark (within shouting
1st Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber Marker & Statue image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 20, 2010
2. 1st Lt. Chadwick McFall Barber Marker & Statue
distance of this marker); A More Inclusive Era (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Locust Dell Academy (about 400 feet away); George H. Carroll Lion Habitat (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
Duty~ Honor ~Country image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 20, 2010
3. Duty~ Honor ~Country
Amphitheater and ROTC Memorial at UNA are located on the grassy commons between Guillot University Center and Collier Library.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,128 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 12, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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