Collins in Covington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Covington County Vietnam War Memorial
Covington County Veterans
James Russell Pope
Private First Class
2nd Bn. 16th Infantry, 1st Inf. Div. USARV
Jan. 28, 1947 - July 27, 1967
Edward W. Washington, Jr.
HHC. 7th Spt Bn. 199th Infantry Bde. USARV
Mount Olive, MS
Oct. 30, 1948 - July 9, 1968
Joseph Carlton Blackwell
A Btry. 5th Bn. 27th Artillery, I Field Force, USARV
Sept. 19,1948 - Nov. 29, 1970
Evelyn Franklin Lankford
Sergeant First Class
Co. 2nd Bn. 502nd Infantry, 101st Abn. Div. USARV
Mount Olive, MS
Oct. 3, 1939 - Feb. 16,1971
Erected 2013 by Covington County Geneological and Historical Society.
Location. 31° 38.613′ N, 89° 33.406′ W. Marker is in Collins, Mississippi, in Covington County. Marker is at the intersection of South Elm Avenue and Main Street (State Route 184), on the left when traveling south on South Elm Avenue. Touch for map. Located on grounds of the Covington County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Covington County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Courthouse Square at Williamsburg (approx. 3.6 miles away); John Crowe Ransom (approx. 15.1 miles away).
Categories. • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.