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Southwestern Alumni World War II Memorial

 
 
Southwestern Alumni World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Masler
1. Southwestern Alumni World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription. Dedicated To The Memory of Southwestern Alumni Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II

James S. Allman '42 Logan W. Hughs '36
Carl A. Arnout '42 William I. Hunt '34
Roy D Bachman '10 Curtis B. Hurley, Jr. '42
Hays Brantley, Jr. '41 William K. Little '40
E. Reed Brock '35 Clifford F. Moriarity, Jr. '44
Charles G. Carter, Jr. '44 Martin F. O'Callaghan Jr. '44
W. Richard Chauncy, Jr. '39 Adolph Ornstein '40
Kenneth C. Clemens '30 John F. Outlaw '14
Herman M. Davis '38 Ernest A. Powell, Jr. '40
Albert R. Dawson, Jr. '42 Sara E. C. Ransom '32
James G. Dougherty '40 Carl J. Roth '39
Robert J. Douglas '45 James D. Sasser '38
William C. Doyle '44 R. Henderson Stovall '43
Dolive Durant, Jr. '38 Neuman H. Taylor '44
William C. Edington '38 Joseph W. Vance, Jr. '40
Charles W. Floyd '38 Robert E. White, Jr. '39
Robert M. Foley '38 Walter E. Wilgus '43
Charles D. Forman, Jr. '42 B. O'Neal Williams '41
W. Stephen Goodwyn, III '44 William B. Williams '44
Dixie G. Griffin '43 Charles F. Work, Jr. '34
Robert F. Henington '44

"Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori"
 
Location. 35° 9.402′ N, 89° 59.395′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker can be reached from North Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Memphis TN 38107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Neely Mallory (a few steps from this marker); Fargason Fields (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee Williams Play (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rhodes College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Memphis Belle (approx. 0.7 miles away); Overton Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Memphis 13 / Springdale Elementary School (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Overton Park Shell/The Levitt Shell At Overton Park (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
 
Also see . . .  Southwestern Alumni Magazine: Volume 7, Number 5, July 1945. Dedicated to all the the alumni lost in World War II and listed on the plaque. Includes biographical information and photos. (Submitted on August 26, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 126 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on March 27, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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