Near Halls in Lauderdale County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Dyersburg Army Airfield
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4E 113.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1942.
Location. 35° 54.132′ N, 89° 25.223′ W. Marker is near Halls, Tennessee, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 51) half a mile north of Industrial Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Halls TN 38040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Key Corner (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dyer County / Lauderdale County (approx. 3.2 miles away); William NashMrs. Rosa M. Parks (approx. 7.3 miles away); Thomas Conyers, Sr. (approx. 9 miles away); Dyer County in the War (approx. 9.2 miles away); Otho French Strahl (approx. 9.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Dyersburg Army Air Base. Museum web site. The museum houses several displays ranging from World War I to the present. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 947 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 9, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15. submitted on June 3, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee.