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Rossville in Walker County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Rossville High Alumni Veteran's Memorial

 
 
Rossville High Alumni Veteran's Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 10, 2011
1. Rossville High Alumni Veteran's Memorial
Inscription.  
In Memoriam
Rossville High Alumni
who gave their lives in
the service of their country.

Marion E. Patrick May 6, 1967
Eddie Holland Jan. 5, 1968
Dennis Melton June 6, 1968

 
Erected by Key Club International.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. A significant historical date for this entry is May 6, 1863.
 
Location. 34° 59.032′ N, 85° 17.178′ W. Marker is in Rossville, Georgia, in Walker County. Marker is at the intersection of McFarland Avenue and Rossville Blvd (U.S. 27), on the left when traveling north on McFarland Avenue. Memorial is located under a tree in a small park area at the intersection of Rossville Blvd and McFarland Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rossville GA 30741, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Federal Road (a few steps from this marker); Rossville Memorial Fountain (a few steps from this marker); Hooker's Column (within shouting distance of this marker); Geary's Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Ireland's Brigade
Rossville High Alumni Veteran's Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, September 10, 2011
2. Rossville High Alumni Veteran's Memorial
Looking north. Plaque to the left reads "Donated by the Rossville Exchange Club Dedicated May 30, 1968"
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(within shouting distance of this marker); John Ross Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rossville, McFarland House & Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of John Ross (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rossville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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