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Near Moss Point in Jackson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Military Service Monument

 
 
Military Service Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. Military Service Monument Marker
Inscription.
In tribute to all who
have served this country
with honor and distinction


Memorial Day May 30 1997

Msgr. P. J. Carey Assembly #0561
4th Degree Knights of Columbus

 
Erected 1997 by the Knights of Columbus.
 
Location. 30° 27.723′ N, 88° 26.07′ W. Marker is near Moss Point, Mississippi, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 10 at milepost 75, one mile west of Franklin Creek Road. Touch for map. Located in front of the Mississippi Welcome Center Rest Stop, just west of the Mississippi/Alabama State lines. Marker is in this post office area: Moss Point MS 39562, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Bartram Trail (approx. 2.9 miles away in Alabama); Moss Point Blues (approx. 7 miles away); Home Front World War II (approx. 7 miles away); Honoring Women in the Military (approx. 7 miles away); Black Union Sailors Settled in Moss Point (approx. 7 miles away); POW (Prisoners of War) (approx. 7 miles away);
Marker and Welcome Center image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. Marker and Welcome Center
Honoring US Merchant Marine (approx. 7 miles away); Mississippi Gulf Coast Blues & Heritage Festival (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moss Point.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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