Headland in Henry County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Headland World War I Monument
the supreme sacrifice
1917 - World War - 1918
Till the day breaks and
the shadows flee away
To the soldiers of the Confederacy
"Lest We Forget"
Erected 1926 by the Headland Chapter No. 1673 ALA U.D.C.
Topics and series. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • War, World I. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
Location. 31° 21.124′ N, 85° 20.544′ W. Marker is in Headland, Alabama, in Henry County. Memorial can be reached from Main Street, 0.1 miles south of Alabama Route 173, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Headland AL 36345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Headland, Alabama / Headland Public Square (a few steps from this marker); Head's Land Yielded Fruits of SuccessHenry County Confederate Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Baptist Church of Headland (approx. ¼ mile away); Piney Grove Primitive Baptist Church and Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); Mallalieu Seminary (approx. 3.7 miles away); Headland Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Shelley General Store (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Headland.
Also see . . . E.M. Viquesney Doughboy Database. (Submitted on February 17, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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