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Wetumpka in Elmore County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Elmore County Vietnam War Memorial

 
 
Wetumpka Vietnam War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 20, 2013
1. Wetumpka Vietnam War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In honor of the fallen heroes of Elmore County who gave their lives in the Vietnam War

Clark, Richard • Johnson, Joseph W. • Ruffin, James Thomas
Cook, Larry Davidson • Mathis, David Linwood • Smith, John Lee
Cottrell, Willie James • McGinty, Calvin Jr. • Wadsworth, Harry M.
Davis, Charles William • Owens, Thomas Earl • Williams, Jimmy L.
Hudson, Jimmy Dale • Powell, Abraham • Wilson, Dale Keith
Yarbrough, Dana B.
 
Erected 1995 by Eagle Project of Jonathan Tinsley, Boy Scout Troop 50, Wetumpka, AL.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
 
Location. 32° 32.223′ N, 86° 12.317′ W. Marker is in Wetumpka, Alabama, in Elmore County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Commerce Streer and South Main Street (Route 111), on the right when traveling east on East Commerce Streer. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 East Commerce Street, Wetumpka AL 36092, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wetumpka Historical Marker (a few steps from this marker); Elmore County World War I Memorial

Vietnam War Memorial with Elmore County Courthouse in background. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 2, 2020
2. Vietnam War Memorial with Elmore County Courthouse in background.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Elmore County Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Wetumpka's Bridges (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); High Water Mark (about 400 feet away); Old Calaboose (about 400 feet away); Crommelin Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wetumpka Impact Crater (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wetumpka.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another similar monument, located in nearby Montgomery County.
 
Elmore County Vietnam War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 2, 2020
3. Elmore County Vietnam War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 20, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   2, 3. submitted on February 2, 2020, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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