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Ashland in Boyd County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 3, 2012
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

In grateful tribute
to the
men and women
who died
in the Armed Forces
of our country

 
Erected 1953 by Boyd County Chapter, American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 27.31′ N, 82° 40.29′ W. Marker is in Ashland, Kentucky, in Boyd County. Memorial is on 13th Street (U.S. 60), on the right when traveling south. Monument is near the entrance to Rose Hill Burial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3801 13th Street, Ashland KY 41102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnam Stadium (approx. 1.2 miles away); Boyd County War Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); Booker T. Washington School (approx. 2.1 miles away); Gov. Simeon Willis (approx. 2.2 miles away); Indian Mounds (approx. 2.2 miles away); 2018 Inductees
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 3, 2012
2. War Memorial
Looking northwest
(approx. 2.3 miles away); 2017 Inductees (approx. 2.3 miles away); 2016 Inductees (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashland.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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