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Fort Mitchell in Russell County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Veteran Memorials at Fort Mitchell

 
 
Markers Honoring our Veterans at Fort Mitchell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
1. Markers Honoring our Veterans at Fort Mitchell Marker
Inscription.
In Honor of
Those Who Served Our Country

Presented by
Veterans of Foreign Wars
of the United States
May 30, 1989

 
Location. 32° 21.032′ N, 85° 1.358′ W. Marker is in Fort Mitchell, Alabama, in Russell County. Marker can be reached from Alabama Route 165. Touch for map. Marker in in the Fort Mitchell Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Mitchell AL 36856, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Address by President Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Crowell (was approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Asbury School and Mission (approx. 0.3 miles away); James Cantey (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Mitchell Military Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Creek Trail of Tears (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Creeks Today (approx. 0.4 miles away); Removal of the Creeks (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Mitchell.
 
Categories. Heroes
 
Third Infantry Division Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
2. Third Infantry Division Memorial
"Nous Resterons La"
We Shall Remain Here
In Memory of all Veterans of the
Third Infantry Division
Rock of the Marne
Dedicated by "Out Post 60" May 29, 1995
Markers Honoring our Veterans at Fort Mitchell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
3. Markers Honoring our Veterans at Fort Mitchell Marker
Veterans Memorial from the Alabama American Legion image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
4. Veterans Memorial from the Alabama American Legion
To Consecrate and Sanctify Comradeship
Dedicated to all Wartime Veterans
Who Gave so Much
For God and Country

Presented by the
Alabama American Legion
May 30, 1994
Disabled American Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
5. Disabled American Veterans Memorial
In Memory to Departed
Disabled American Veterans
Dedicated by all living
Disabled American Veterans
November 11, 1992
Memorial to the Rohna image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
6. Memorial to the Rohna
Remember the Rohna
Dedicated to the memory of the 1,015 men who died in
World War II when the HMT Rohna was sunk by a guided
missile launched from a German Bomber on
November 26, 1943. May they rest in peace.
The Rohna Survivors Memorial Association May 30, 1996
Memorial to Former American Prisoners of War image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
7. Memorial to Former American Prisoners of War
In Honor of All Former
American Prisoners of War
Who Served our Country
Presented by
American Ex-Prisoners of War
May 30, 1992
"We exist to help those who cannot help themselves."
Memorial to All Those Who Have Served Our Country image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
8. Memorial to All Those Who Have Served Our Country
In Honor to All Those Who Have Served Our Country
God Bless America
Dedicated to maintaining a strong national defense and preserving the remembrance of our deceased veterans of the uniformed services.
Presented by
The Chattahoochee Valley Chapter
The Retired Officers Association
November 11, 1993
Army · Navy · Air Force · Marine Corps · Coast Guard · Public Health Service · National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Memorial to Those Who Paid the Supreme Sacrifice image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
9. Memorial to Those Who Paid the Supreme Sacrifice
Dedicated to those that paid the supreme sacrifice
"United we stand to win, divided we fall - and are forgotten"
The Gold Star Wives of America, Inc.
November 11, 1994
A view of a portion of Fort Mitchell National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, July 12, 2011
10. A view of a portion of Fort Mitchell National Cemetery
A portion of <i>The Bivouac of the Dead</i> near the Veteran Memorials at Fort Mitchell image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 30, 2018
11. A portion of The Bivouac of the Dead near the Veteran Memorials at Fort Mitchell
From The Bivouac of the Dead
by Thomas O'Hara
The muffled drum's sad roll has beat
The soldier's last tattoo;
No more on life's parade shall meet
That brave and fallen few.
On fame's eternal camping-ground
Their silent tents are spread,
And Glory guards, with solemn round
The bivouac of the dead.
Veteran Memorials at Fort Mitchell image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 30, 2018
12. Veteran Memorials at Fort Mitchell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on February 19, 2013, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   11, 12. submitted on July 10, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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