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La Grange in Oldham County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

War Memorial

Cenotaph

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2016
1. War Memorial Monument
Inscription.  

Dedicated to those
who died in the
service of their country
that the spirit of
liberty and freedom
might live

Eternal rest
grant unto them,
O Lord

Leonard Brumback • Winslow Couch • Raymond Gehring • Louis S. Gibson
Virgil L. Hall • William E. Hall • John J. Harris • Warren D. Jeffries
Edward E. Premister • Charles Powers • Virgil O. Skaggs • Paul B. Snyder
Herschel Straughn • Howard V. Straughn, Jr.


 
Erected by Oldham American Legion Post 39 and Auxiliary.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 24.249′ N, 85° 22.51′ W. Marker is in La Grange, Kentucky, in Oldham County. Memorial is on 1st Street (Kentucky Route 53), on the right when traveling north. Monument is in Valley of Rest/La Grange Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 South 1st Street, La Grange KY 40031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William T. Barbour House (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Masonic Leader
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2016
2. War Memorial
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(approx. Ό mile away); 104 East Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colonel William Oldham (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Berry Taylor of Spring Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); James and Amanda Mount Home / J.C. Barnett Library and Archives (approx. 0.4 miles away); Funk Seminary Site (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Grange.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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