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World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 13, 2013
1. World War II Memorial
Inscription.
Front
1941—1945

Dedicated
to the glory of God
and in grateful memory
of all those Butler Countians
who served their country
in the cause of freedom.
Rear
These made the
Supreme Sacrifice

1942
Barnes Dunn Marines ∙ Thomas H. Fail Air Corps ∙ Dorsey Jordan Marines ∙ Horace M. Kent Air Corps ∙ Thurston M. Lipham Navy ∙ Albert H. Price Army ∙ Ben C. Shavers Army ∙Houston Stinson Army

1943
Jack C. Clackley Air Corps ∙ Joseph Frank Daniel Navy ∙ Edward Horton Marines ∙ Thomas J. Jones Air Corps ∙ Rufus A. Joyner Army ∙ James C. Lowery Army ∙ Joseph W. Matthews Army ∙ Wilber R. Pierce Army ∙ Charles Presley Air Corps ∙ Randolph S. Redo Army ∙ George T. Reese Navy ∙ Paul T. Reid Air Corps ∙ John Clayton Salter Air Corps ∙ Wilbert D. Sheffield Airborne ∙ Percy L. Spann Navy ∙ Richard E. Stacey Army ∙ Scott Rogers Thompson Air Corps ∙ Melvin Williams Army

1944
George W. Acreman Army ∙ Robert W. Barrow Army ∙ Ennis R. Bennett Jr. Army ∙ J. L. Boswell Army ∙ Thomas J. Carpenter Jr. Air Corps ∙ Oscar E. Cooper Army ∙ Earl W. Gardner
World War II Memorial (rear of monument) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 13, 2013
2. World War II Memorial (rear of monument)
Navy ∙ Joseph H. “Guy”Grant Army ∙ Tony Hale Army ∙ Earnest Hall Army ∙ George H. Hart Army ∙ Eddie I. Hawkins Army ∙ James Floyd Heartsill Army ∙ Aubrey L. Hendricks Army ∙ J. T. Hitson Army ∙ James M. Holley Jr. Air Corps ∙ Aubie O. Hudson Army ∙ James Cook Huggins Army ∙ Joseph J. Johnson Army ∙ Earl Voyd Lansdon Army ∙ Buford Mixon Army ∙ Clinton Mixon Army ∙ William M. Mixon Army ∙ John K. Morgan Army ∙ John W. Morgan Army ∙ Reeford Mosley Army ∙ Robert H. Peterson Navy ∙ Edward Piggott Navy ∙ Albert F. Presley Army ∙ Jacob H. Queener Army ∙ Claude Rowland Navy ∙ Cecil Roy Sawyer Army ∙ Joseph E. Sellers Air Corps ∙ William D. Sellers Air Corps ∙ Richard Sims Army ∙ Henry Sizemore Jr. Army ∙ Lewis C. “Pete” Steiner Army ∙ Luther Judson Thompson Air Corps ∙ Carter Wall Army ∙ Burley C. Wallace Army ∙ Harold Eugene Waller Airborne ∙ Jesse Whittle Army ∙ D. W. Wiggins Army ∙ Hiliary C. Jackson Navy

1945
Bruce B. Black Army ∙ Bob W. Blackburn Army ∙ Ralph E. Branum Navy ∙ Holman A. Coates Navy ∙ Jackson Davis Army ∙ Charles A. Farris Army ∙ Shelton B. Fletcher Army ∙ James Bryce Gomillion
Greenville City Hall grounds. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 13, 2013
3. Greenville City Hall grounds.
Army ∙ Roy Hogg Navy ∙ Joe Leonard Mixon Navy ∙ Jack Morgan Army ∙ Leon Newton Airborne ∙ William Carey Perry Marines ∙ Barnett Pitts Army ∙ James Reeford Reaves Navy ∙ James H. Reid Air Corps ∙ Charles W. Sasser Army ∙ Jamie Winton Spann Army ∙ Martin L. Young Army

 
Erected 2004 by Greenville Lions Club.
 
Location. 31° 49.786′ N, 86° 37.363′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Alabama, in Butler County. Marker is at the intersection of East Commerce Street (Route 10) and South Park Street, on the right when traveling west on East Commerce Street. Touch for map. Located on the grounds of the Greenville City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 East Commerce Street, Greenville AL 36037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Park/Greenville City Hall-Site of Public School (within shouting distance of this marker); The Camellia City/Greenville (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Butler County (approx. ¼ mile away); Butler County World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Butler County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Operation Desert Storm (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 86 times this year. Last updated on May 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 14, 2013, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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