Near Toomsuba in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
31st Infantry Division Memorial Highway
—I-20 from Alabama State Line to Miss River —
from July 18, 1917 to February 15, 1968. May those who served
during World War I, World War II, and the Korean War
Rest in Peace
Location. 32° 24.656′ N, 88° 32.084′ W. Marker is near Toomsuba, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 20 at milepost 164, 1.7 miles west of Will Garrett Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at the westbound I-20 Mississippi Welcome Center. Marker is in this post office area: Toomsuba MS 39364, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jimmie Rodgers (approx. 7.9 miles away); 10th Avenue Masonic Cemeteries (approx. 9.3 miles away); Newell Chapel CME (approx. 9.6 miles away); Peavey Electronics (approx. 9.6 miles away); St. Joseph Catholic Church (approx. 9.8 miles away); St. John Baptist Church (approx. 9.8 miles away); McLemore Cemetery (approx. 9.8 miles away); Historic McLemore Cemetery 1839 (approx. 9.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the 31st Infantry Division. (Submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, Korean • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.