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Morristown in Hamblen County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Erected in Memory of the 22 Hamblen County Boys Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice in the World War

 
 
Front of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 30, 2015
1. Front of Memorial
Inscription.
Front
Erected in Memory of the 22 Hamblen County Boys Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice in the World War.

Back
Erected by The Morningside Garden Club Morristown Tenn 1932.

This memorial was restored and rededicated in 1997 by Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 5266 and two of its members, James L Dalton, Jr. and his son, Dana L. Dalton.
 
Erected 1932 by The Morningside Garden Club.
 
Location. 36° 13.261′ N, 83° 16.174′ W. Marker is in Morristown, Tennessee, in Hamblen County. Marker is on Morningside Drive just east of Hale Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown TN 37814, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crockett Tavern (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morris Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Morristown College (approx. 1.5 miles away); Caught in the Crossfire (approx. 1.7 miles away); Return From Kentucky (approx. 2 miles away); Bethesda Presbyterian Church (approx. 3 miles away); Russellville Area (approx. 3 miles away); Colonel Robert McFarland (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morristown.
 
Categories. War, World I

 
WWI Honor List of Dead Hamblen County image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 30, 2015
2. WWI Honor List of Dead Hamblen County
Back of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 30, 2015
3. Back of Memorial
Hamblen County World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, August 30, 2015
4. Hamblen County World War I Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 1, 2015, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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