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Shelby in Cleveland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

Cleveland County World War II Memorial


Cleveland County World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
1. Cleveland County World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of the men and women who served from Cleveland County and in grateful memory, from a grateful people, of these who gave their lives in World War II

Alexander, William B. • Asbury, Eugen M. • Barber, David H. • Barrins, Carl L. • Baxter, Edwin Y., Sr. • Beason, Durward D. •Beattie, Amos O. • Black, C.R. • Blackburn, John D. • Blackwell, John W. • Blackwood, Roy Wilber • Blanton, Arthur R. •Blanton, Charlie •Blanton, Norris H. • Branton, William H. •Bridges, Clement J. •Bridges, J.L. • Bridges, John C. • Brown, Jasper • Bryant, Boyd R. • Brymer, Floyd A. • Buff, Hal V. • Burton, John • Byers, Ralph Thomas • Byers, Wilburn A. • Byers, William Henry • Canipe, Hildred M. • Cansler, Grady, G. • Carner, Wayne F. • Carpenter, Earl E. • Carroll, Joyce B. • Carroll, Victor J. • Champion, J.V. • Clark, Henry C. • Clary, Ralph E. • Cline, Grady • Cline, Hal J. • Cloninger, Charles A. • Collier, R.W. • Costner, Wytle, N. • Couch, Ralph • Crisp, Matthew Bryson • Crowder, Frank H. • D’Amico, John •Darracott, James Gideon, Jr. • Davis, Arthur • Davis, Jesse W. • Davis, Marcus Dock • Davis, Moffett D. • Dayberry, Fred P. • Dedmon, Augustus C., Jr. • Dellinger, Alonzo, Jr. • Devinney, Roy Colon •Doggett, Rhyne C., Jr. • Doster, Willie T. • Dover, George Loris • Dover, Grady E. • Downs, Dewey D. • Downs, Johnnie H. • Ellis, Earl B. •
Cleveland County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 22, 2009
2. Cleveland County Courthouse
Ellis, James Lee • Ellis, John B., Jr. • Ellis, Samuel Lee • Ervin, Ed. W. • Falls, Robert Lee • Fipps, Howard, L. • Foster, Marvin A. • Fraser, Meldean • Freeman, Sylvester Dahl • Gantt, Derrell Benjamin • Gantt, Howard • Gardner, Carl • Gardner, Lewis Scott • Gardner, Nathan L. • George, Loyd J. • Glover, Acey C. • Green, Clifford Alex • Griffin, William H. • Griggs, James L. • Hamby, Royal A. • Hammette, Howard L. • Hamrick, Elvis H. • Hamrick, Roland H. • Hardin, Samuel L., Jr. • Harmon, Otho L. • Harmon, Roy E. • Harrill, Omar Ray • Hastings, Hugh Lee • Henson, Howard L. •Herndon, Earnest B., Jr. • Hicks, Earl, Jr. • Hicks, Houston G. • Holland, George E. • Hord, Robert Alvin • Horner, John D. • Hoyle, Jacob E. • Hoyle, Robert A. • Huffstetler, Jacob C. • Humphries, Charles Bennett • Jackson, Harold D. • Jackson, L.C. • Jefferson, James R. • Jones, Joseph H. • Kale, Flay L. • Kendrick, Cecil R. • Lackey, Walter J. • Latham, Horace E. • Lemons, Earl W. • Lewis, Wray C. • Lineberger, Abel M. • Lineberger, Ralph W. • Littman, Charlie • Long, Winfield V. • Lovelace, Ernest • Lovelace, Sidney E. • Luckadoo, Hubert Franklin • Lybrand, Carl M. • Lynch, Lem R. • Lynn, Felmer L. • Martin, Robert W. • Matthews, Brunson B. • McCarson, Edward L. • McClain, Allen • McGill, James P. • McNeely, Coleman • McSwain, Eul F. • Meacham, Joseph W. • Medlin, J.C. • Millen, William R., Jr. • Miller, Eugene • Miller, Paul Wesley • Montjoy, Robert H. • Moorhead, Walter M., Jr. • Morehead, George C., Jr. • Moss, Lester P. • Nickels, James C. III • Owens, James R. • Owens, Robert E. •Owens, Roger • Padgett, Buford H. • Palmer, James F. • Parker, Hug L. • Payseur, Everett W. • Pearson, Elbert A. • Peeler, Clarence N. • Peeler, Franklin H. • Penson, Arves Yates • Powell, Hubert C. • Price, Arthur F. • Proctor, George L. • Propst, Elmer M. • Queen, Burgess C., Jr. • Randall, Marvin F. • Reynolds, Colin B. • Roark, James B. • Roark, Roland R. • Rollins, Fred F. • Ropp, George Harvey • Sanders, Guy Reed • Sealey, Grady D. • Singleton, Gentry • Smawley, Isaac E. • Smith, William F., Jr. • Smith, William Roswell • Spangler, Thomas N. • Splawn, Floyd R. • Stewart, John C. • Strong, Arthur G. • Sweezy, William M. • Tate, Baxter • Taylor, C.L. • Thomas Barron A. • Thornburg, Raymond • Thrift, Haskell • Tolbert, Garnet D. • Toole, James P. • Walker, Edward • Wall, Hassell G. • Ware, James G., Jr. • Washburn, Thomas Solon • Watts, John • White, Laxton S. • White, William R. • Whiteside, Joseph • Whiteside, Major R. • Whiteside, R.W. • Williams, Houston W. • Williams, Max G. • Wortman, Lloyd T. • Wright, Bonnie G. • Yarborough, Raymond E. • Yoder, James K.

May liberty, freedom and justice forever be the guide of our people.
Erected by Veterans of Foreign Wars and the People of Cleveland County.
Location. 35° 17.454′ N, 81° 32.376′ W. Marker is in Shelby, North Carolina, in Cleveland County. Marker is on East Warren Street 0.1 miles east of South Lafayette Sreet, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelby NC 28150, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plato Durham (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland County Korean and Vietnam War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Webbley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Dixon Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); O. Max Gardner (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. J. Cash (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelby.
More about this marker. Marker is located on Cleveland County Courthouse grounds.
Categories. War, World II
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 861 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on January 26, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querιtaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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