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

Elmore County Korean War Memorial

Korea

 

— 1950-1953 —

 
Elmore County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 20, 2013
1. Elmore County Korean War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of those who served
and those who made
the supreme sacrifice
in that forgotten war
from Elmore County

Booth Izea PVT AR 11/28/50 Died Capture
Brozell Albert M CPL AR 09/09/50 Killed in Action
Causey Billy J PVT AR 08/17/50 Killed in Action
Graham, Leonard F PFC AR 05/18/51 Killed in Action
Jarrell Cleveland PFC AR 09/03/50 Killed in Action
Mayo Marvin CPL AR 10/03/51 Killed in Action
McCullers Charles PVT AR 11/10/50 Died Capture
Piper Ransom D Jr CPL AR 10/07/51 Killed in Action
Sanford Barnie L MSGT AR 04/25/51 Killed in Action
 
Erected 2006 by Korean War Veterans Association Chapter 263.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
 
Location. 32° 32.218′ N, 86° 12.292′ W. Marker is in Wetumpka, Alabama, in Elmore County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Commerce Street and Court Street, on the right when traveling east on East Commerce Street. Located in front of the Elmore County Courthouse.
Elmore County Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 20, 2013
2. Elmore County Korean War Memorial Marker
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. Elmore County World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Wetumpka Historical Marker (within shouting distance of this marker); Elmore County Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Wetumpka's Bridges (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); High Water Mark (about 500 feet away); Old Calaboose (about 500 feet away); Crommelin Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wetumpka Impact Crater (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wetumpka.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 558 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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