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Marion in Perry County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Marion Military Institute Korean War Memorial

 
 
Marion Military Institute Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 28, 2018
1. Marion Military Institute Korean War Memorial
Inscription.
Truth•Honor•Service
To commemorate
those alumni of

Marion Military Institute

whose lives were taken
in the Korean War
25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953

Bruce Beveridge, Jr.
Edward S. Guthrie
Frank B. Howze
William B. Slade

Rear
Truth•Honor•Service

When you go home,
tell them of us and say,
for their tomorrow
we gave our today.
    Kohima Epitaph

 
Erected by the Marion Military Institute.
 
Location. 32° 37.382′ N, 87° 19.357′ W. Marker is in Marion, Alabama, in Perry County. Marker is on Polk Street south of College Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located just to left of the Baer Memorial Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 Polk Street, Marion AL 36756, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marion Military Institute Alumni Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Marion City Hall (a few steps from this marker); South College Barracks Fire of 1924 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marion Military Institute
Marion Military Institute Korean War Memorial (rear) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 28, 2018
2. Marion Military Institute Korean War Memorial (rear)
(approx. ¼ mile away); Lincoln Normal School (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Congregational Church of Marion (approx. half a mile away); The Alabama Baptist (approx. half a mile away); Siloam Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Memorial on left, next to the Baer Memorial Library. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 28, 2018
3. Memorial on left, next to the Baer Memorial Library.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 29, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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