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Brewton in Escambia County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Escambia County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (West) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
1. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (West)
Seals of the United States Army, United States Navy, United States Coast Guard, United States Air Force, United States Marine Corps & Escambia County, Alabama
Memorial Committee

Erie C. Black, Peter Diurno, Donald E. Ellis, Willie Evans, Ray K. Fountain, Clifton L. Haveard, Gene Hudson, J. Fred Mitchell, John Thaddeus Moore, Charles W. Northcutt, Eugene C. Stallworth, Gerald Stanton, Dewey F. Weaver, Sammy Weaver, Devon Wiggins, J.R. Collins (1918-1986)
Inscription.  
West Side
Veterans
Memorial

North Side
Duty
Honor
Country

Built by the People
of Escambia County

Dedicated November 11, 1987

Honoring those men and
women of Escambia County
who served their country
in war and peace




East Side
These stones shall be
to the people...a
memorial forever.
  Joshua 4:7


South Side
Medal of Honor
Sidney E. Manning
W.W. I

William W. Seay
Vietnam (K.I.A.)

 
Erected 1987 by the People of Escambia County.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 31° 6.385′ N, 87° 4.283′ W. Marker is in Brewton, Alabama, in Escambia County. Memorial is at the intersection of Belleville Avenue and Henderson Street, on the
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (North) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
2. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (North)
right when traveling north on Belleville Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 314 Belleville Avenue, Brewton AL 36426, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Leigh Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Hart Station (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bank of Brewton (about 600 feet away); The Robbins & McGowin Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ritz Theatre (approx. ¼ mile away); Burnt Corn Park Cistern (approx. ¼ mile away); Second Saint Siloam Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brewton.
 
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (East) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
3. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (East)
Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (South) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
4. Escambia County Veterans Memorial Marker (South)
World War I monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
5. World War I monument
Taps
ADAMS, John BLACKMON, John BOGGAN, James BROWN, Everett H. CUNNINGHAM, Clifford DIGMON, Kevie DUNSON, Clifford EDWARDS, Joe EMMONS, Abraham FRANKLIN, Claud HARDY, Adrien F. HINES, Robert B. HOLLADAY, Willie JERNIGAN, Hillery H. JOHNSON, Albert , Jr. JOHNSON, Joe O. JOHNSON, Oliver JOHNSON, Sam LEDKINS, William MANCIL, James H. MATHIS, Clyde McARTHUR, Robert G. McCALL, Claud M. McENTIRE, William J. MILLER, Charlie G. MORRIS, Dewey PARKER, Carey J. RICHARDSON, Lewis S. RUSHING, Billy G. SALTER, Thomas V. SMITH, James F. STANTON, Albert E. STEELE, Walter WALKER, Kellum M. WHITE, Ned A.
World War II monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
6. World War II monument
Taps
ARDIS, Henry ASHFORD, Roosevelt ATKINS, Robert E. BAGGETT, Marvin C. BELL, Edwin M. BELL, Marion F. BOOTH, Charlie Q. BOWDEN, Arthur C. BROWN, Charlie D. BROWN, John I. BROWN, Nathan P., Jr. CAMP, Joseph D. CARTER, Ted A. CASSADY, Oliver G. CHAVERS, Haward D. CHILDRESS, Homer L. CLARK, john H. COBB, Rozell L. COOPER, Charles L. CRAWFORD, William H., Jr. DAW, Harold EVANS, Rufus, Jr. FARRISH, Tom A. FINDLEY, Hillary D. FOSTER, Harvie FUQUA, Bruce GLASS, Archie GOLDEN, Luther F. GRANTHAM, Charlie A. GREEN, Louis, Jr. HAGODD, Travis L., Jr. HALL, Daniel F. HALL, Eubie A. HALL, Lawrence C. HERRINGTON, B.F., Jr. HOLMAN, Clarence P., Jr. HOLMES, James L. HOLT, Ira M. HUGGINS, Jess W. HUTTO, Charles L. JENKS, Elbert JERNIGAN, Robert M. KING, Gaston C. KIZER, Leon LUNDY, George B. MARSHALL, Solomon E. McCAWLEY, Marvin E. McDONALD, Earnest M. McKINLEY, Almas MERRIWETHER, Harry MIXON, Emmett L., Jr. MONK, Wesley J. MONTGOMERY, Robert L. NALL, Eugene ODOM, J.C. OGLETREE, Sim E. OWENS, Comer Z. PHILLIPS, William V. PICKENS, Alfred RODGERS, James B. ROWELL, Robert SIMMONS, Earl T. SIMS, ALbert C. SINGLETON, Mason M. STANTON, Linwood E. STILL, James W. STOKES, henry L. STONE, Malcom M. STRENGTH, William L. TAYLOR, Fellis THOMAS, Calvin C. THOMAS, Chester THOMPSON, Austin C. TRAVIS, Alton J. TUNNER, Henneth L. WALTON, Theodore WATERS, Arnold A. WEARREN, Hollis W. WEAVER, Virgil K. WEAVER, Woodrow W. WHITE, James D. WHITE, Maurice C. WHITE, Thomas J. WHITE, William S. WIGGINS, Iva C. WILLIAMSON, Alfred WILSON, Charles O.
Korea monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
7. Korea monument
Taps
BOOTH, Ples F. BRYANT, Vivian D. CARTER, James E. CHANCERY, Joseph D. DAW, Willie D. FUQUA, Fred GODWIN, Aubrey GOODSON, Paul R. HART, Robert H. HOWELL, Ruel L. KIRKLAND, Olan H. RIGDON, Edward W. TOLBERT, Barney WATSON, Leonard WEAVER, Carlos D.
Vietnam monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
8. Vietnam monument
Taps
BARLOW, Jesse L. BARLOW, Yearl BARROW, Benjamin F. BRADLEY, Loye E. CLEMMONS, Jack E. ELLIS, William R. GANDY, Allen GIPSON, Charles D. GOHAGIN, James R. GONZALEZ, Larry E. HAMMAC, Joseph E. HAVEARD, David M. JOHNSON, Habert E. KELLY, James M. KENDRICK, James C. LITTLE, Wallace S. LOWERY, Dalton B. MADDEN, James F. MERRITT, Allen T., IV MILLIGAN, Johnson M. NEWTON, Kenneth P. NISEWONGER, Edward E. SIMMONS, Obie C. SMITH, Donald W. SUMMERLIN, J.C. TAYLOR, Elmer J. THOMAS, Jimmy R. THOMAS, Larry B. WINTER, John W.
Veterans Memorial near Escambia County Courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
9. Veterans Memorial near Escambia County Courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on June 15, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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