Meridian in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Lauderdale County World War I Memorial
To the glory
and in honor of
answered the call
of our country
to uphold justice
and the rights
and in loving
those who therein
Erected 1927 by the Meridian American Legion T.C. Carter Jr. Post # 21.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 32° 21.842′ N, 88° 42.076′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of 23rd Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2290 6th Street, Meridian MS 39301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Meridian Rhythm & Blues and Soul Music (within shouting distance of this marker); Sit-Ins, Pickets & Boycotts (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Jewish Contribution (about 300 feet away); Marks-Rothenberg Co. (about 300 feet away); The Grand Opera House (about 300 feet away); Temple Theater (about 500 feet away); Country Music Comes of Age (about 500 feet away); African-American Cultural Heritage District (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meridian.
Also see . . .
1. Blog: The Meridian Doughboy and E.M. Viquesney. (Submitted on September 26, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Doughboy Database. (Submitted on September 26, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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