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Summertown in Lawrence County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Lawrence County World War I Memorial

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
1. Lawrence County World War I Memorial
Inscription.  
(side 1)
USA 1917-1919 Remembered

(side 2)
Erected in honor of the fifty heroic men from the 11th and 13th Civil Districts Lawrence Co. Tenn. who served in the Army and Navy of the U.S. in the World War 1917 - 1919

Lord God of Hosts, be with us yet, lest we forget, lest we forget.

(side 3)
1st Lt. Edward S Stewart. Commanding Officer Co., 12, Battalion 15, U.S.A. Died at Ft. Oglethorpe Ga. Oct. 19, 1918

Malcolm C. Patterson Private Battery F. 114TH. Field Art. U.S.A. Died at Camp Sevier S.C. Oct. 11, 1917

(side 4)
1st Lt. Leoline O. Crane, Killed near Chateau Thierry France, in the 2nd Battle of the Marne July 19,1918.

Flavious J. Merrow Private 1st. Class Co. E. 119th U.S. Inf. Killed in the Battle of Bellicourt France Sept. 19, 1918.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I. A significant historical date for this entry is July 19, 1918.
 
Location. 35° 26.363′ N, 87° 17.388′ W. Marker is in Summertown, Tennessee, in Lawrence
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By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
2. Lawrence County World War I Memorial
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County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Road (Tennessee Route 240) and Tennessee Route 20, in the median on Monument Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Summertown TN 38483, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fouche Springs Engagement (approx. 1.4 miles away); McMillan's Stand (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Bigby Greys (approx. 8 miles away); Clarke Training School (approx. 8.1 miles away); Meriwether Lewis: Life Compass (approx. 10.6 miles away); The Natchez Trace – Early American Trail (approx. 10.7 miles away); Grinder House (approx. 10.7 miles away); Natchez Trace (approx. 10.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Summertown.
 
Lawrence County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
3. Lawrence County World War I Memorial
Lawrence County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
4. Lawrence County World War I Memorial
Lawrence County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
5. Lawrence County World War I Memorial
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By Sandra Hughes, March 13, 2012
6. Nearby memorial
We the People
remember those
who gave all
God bless America
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 16, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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