Alexandria in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected by Johnson Brown Post 1736 - Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Military • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1940.
Location. 31° 18.728′ N, 92° 26.705′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker is on DeSoto Street north of 3rd Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria LA 71301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce 100th Anniversary (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hotel Bentley (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Rapides Bank Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rapides Parish Governors (about 300 feet away); City Of Alexandria Post Des Rapides (about 300 feet away); The Rotary Club of Alexandria, Louisiana (about 300 feet away); Thomas Courtland ManningAlexandria (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
Also see . . . Historic Hotel Bentley. (Submitted on November 23, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 982 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 23, 2010, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.