Meridian in Lauderdale County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Lauderdale County World War I Memorial
To the glory
and in honor of
answered the call
of our country
to uphold justice
and the rights
and in loving
those who therein
Erected 1927 by the Meridian American Legion T.C. Carter Jr. Post # 21.
Location. 32° 21.842′ N, 88° 42.076′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Mississippi, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 23rd Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2290 6th Street, Meridian MS 39301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Meridian Rhythm & Blues and Soul Music (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple Theater (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Country Music Comes of Age (about 500 feet away); Urban Center Historic District (about 600 feet away); Elsie McWilliams (approx. 0.2 miles Moe Bandy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Meridian's "C" Battery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Meridian (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Meridian.
Also see . . .
1. Blog: The Meridian Doughboy and E.M. Viquesney. (Submitted on September 26, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Doughboy Database. (Submitted on September 26, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, World I •
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