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Ocean Springs in Jackson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Ocean Springs World War I Memorial

 
 
Ocean Springs World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Bell, December 21, 2009
1. Ocean Springs World War I Memorial Marker
This marker is found on the grounds of the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center, seen in the background.
Inscription. In memory of the service and sacrifice of this community during the World War and Emile Ladnier killed in action November Seventh Nineteen Hundred Eighteen.
 
Erected 1927 by Ladnier Post No 42 American Legion.
 
Location. 30° 24.812′ N, 88° 49.239′ W. Marker is in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, in Jackson County. Marker is on Government Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs MS 39564, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center (here, next to this marker); Marble Springs (approx. 0.4 miles away); Point Cadet (approx. 2.6 miles away); Coast Guard Station Barracks (approx. 2.6 miles away); Slavic Benevolent Association (approx. 2.7 miles away); Tullis-Toledano House (approx. 3.3 miles away); Deer Island Coastal Preserve (approx. 3.3 miles away); Biloxi's Famous Schooner Races (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ocean Springs.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Ocean Springs World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Bell, December 21, 2009
2. Ocean Springs World War I Memorial Marker
on the grounds of the Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 942 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 24, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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