Columbiana in Shelby County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Shelby County War Memorial
brave men from Shelby County who
gave their lives that freedom and justice
should not perish from the earth
World War I 1917-1918
John C. Bailey Girome Blankenship Luther P. Crim Jake Evans James W. Fancher James J. Fortenberry Odies L. Fowler James Cliett Hendrick Willie Joseph Holloway Albert G. Hudson Ocie Womac Jones Oso Lonnie Jones Elva M. Jordan William Thomas Lee Walter J. Logan Charles Luther Martin James R. Milstead William F. Ozley Harlan Palmer Ira P. Patterson Arthur T. Pope George Ramsey Martin Dewey Seale Edward Hubert Shirley Winfred Shirley Thomas L. Smith Jesse H. Taylor Ernest A. Turner Leon Ware George O. Watts Stanley Zolesky
World War II 1941-1945
Joe Adams Curtis Alexander Dumes Alexander Jasper B. Askins Jack C. Bailey Robert H. Barnes, Jr. Arlton E. Bearden Melvin Boyd, Jr. Clarence F. Brantley Howard J. Brasher James F. Brasher, Jr. Silas J.T. Brasher Aubrey Cahoon Marshall R. Carpenter John Clay Jack Collins Arthur Reed Collum William L. Cox Carl J. Crawford Lynwood W. Cross Robert L. Davis Conrad C. Dean Webb Lee Eady John M. Fullman William E. Ford Dewell B. Fulgham James W. Gaither Louis Glass Vernon L. Goodwin
Korean War 1950-1953
Arnold G. Davis John W. Freeman James Willard Garner Merritt Gray Charles T. Horton O.C. Marcus, Jr. William Ernest Marold John H. Morris, Jr. Robert E. Overton Walter Partridge, Jr. Howard F. Wallace L.B. Woodson
(Reverse side of memorial)
Will D. Billings Josslyn F. Blakely, Jr. Claude M. Bunch Oscar A. Connell Emmett L. Davis William E. Stragner Melvin W. Gunter Marvin Head, Jr. James R. Lindsay Victor A. Mohr
Erected 1954 by the American Legion.
Location. 33° 10.719′ N, 86° 36.443′ W. Marker is in Columbiana, Alabama, in Shelby County. Marker is on North Main Street (County Route 47) north of West College Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 112 North Main Street, Columbiana AL 35051, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shelby Furnaces (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbiana, Alabama (about 500 feet away); Shelby County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Steam Engine (approx. 4.7 miles away); Machine Shop Smoke Stack (approx. 4.7 miles away); Calera & Shelby Railroad (approx. 4.7 miles away); Shelby Springs Confederate Cemetery (approx. 5½ miles away); History of Wilsonville, Alabama (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbiana.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.