Hickman in Fulton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Elvis J. Stahr, Jr.
March 9, 1916 - November 11, 1998
Location. 36° 34.277′ N, 89° 11.114′ W. Marker is in Hickman, Kentucky, in Fulton County. Marker is on Moscow Street (State Highway 94), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in front of the Hickman Library. Marker is in this post office area: Hickman KY 42050, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rufus B. Atwood (here, next to this marker); Hickman Bluff Stabilization Project (within shouting distance of this marker); Courthouse Steps (approx. half a mile away); Fulton County (approx. half a mile away); Where Dixie Begins Casey Jones (approx. 8.6 miles away); Confederate Bivouac (approx. 8.6 miles away but has been reported missing); New Madrid Earthquake (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickman.
Also see . . .
1. A Look Back at Famous Residents of Hickman. Page from the Hickman Recreation, Tourism, and Convention Commission discussing both Atwood and Stahr, who are featured on the markers in front of the library. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Elvis J. Stahr, Jr. Page providing a short biography of Stahr and photos of his grave. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Elvis J. Stahr, Jr. Biography of Stahr from the Army Center of Military History. (Submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Education • War, Cold •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,212 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.