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Helena in Phillips County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

World War I 1917-1918

 
 
World War I 1917-1918 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 17, 2012
1. World War I 1917-1918 Marker
Inscription.
Erected in honor
of
The Men & Women
of
Phillips County
Who Served in the
World War
1917-1918

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
 
Location. 34° 31.748′ N, 90° 35.169′ W. Marker is in Helena, Arkansas, in Phillips County. Marker is at the intersection of Cherry Street and Perry Street on Cherry Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Helena AR 72342, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phillips County Court House (a few steps from this marker); Phillips County, Arkansas (within shouting distance of this marker); West Helena, Arkansas (within shouting distance of this marker); Helena, Arkansas (within shouting distance of this marker); The Right to Vote (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Comes to Arkansas (about 500 feet away); "We are all the same as dead men" (about 600 feet away); Fort Curtis (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Helena.
 
Also see . . .  Helena Arkansas, Doughboy::. This website also contains information on all known Viquesney
World War I 1917-1918 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 17, 2012
2. World War I 1917-1918 Marker
Doughboys (there are about 140 of them throughout the U.S.); however the link refers only to the one at Helena, Arkansas. (Submitted on February 2, 2012.) 
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 837 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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