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Marshall in Madison County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF

 
 
Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 27, 2014
1. Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF Marker
Inscription.  Colonel Edward F. Rector, a native of Madison County, NC, proudly served our country in World War II as a member of the Flying Tigers.
 
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5483 and the American Legion Post 317.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 35° 47.868′ N, 82° 41.052′ W. Marker is in Marshall, North Carolina, in Madison County. Memorial is on North Main Street, on the left when traveling north. The marker is on the grounds of the Madison County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marshall NC 28753, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buncombe Turnpike (within shouting distance of this marker); David Vance (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert E. Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); Marshall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mars Hill College (approx. 7.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mars Hill College (approx.
Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF-Lawn of Madison County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 27, 2014
2. Colonel Edward F. Rector, USAF-Lawn of Madison County Courthouse
7.8 miles away); Bascom Lamar Lunsford (approx. 7.8 miles away); Weaver College (approx. 9.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marshall.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia entry for Colonel Edward F. Rector. (Submitted on August 18, 2014.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 656 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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