Nortonville in Hopkins County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Cmdr. D. W. “Mush” Morton, USN / Wahoo
Erected 1977 by the Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1612.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
Location. 37° 10.975′ N, 87° 27.385′ W. Marker is in Nortonville, Kentucky, in Hopkins County. Marker is at the Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 199 South Main Street, Nortonville KY 42442, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Century of Coal Mining (approx. 7 miles away); Carlow's Stone Wall (approx. 10 miles away); The Hockersmith House (approx. 10.1 miles away); Gov. Ruby Laffoon (approx. 10.2 miles away); Courthouse Burned (approx. 10.3 miles away); County Named, 1806 (approx. 10.3 miles away); Rosenwald High School / Professor C. L. Timberlake (approx. 10½ miles away); Army of Six (approx. 10.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Mush Morton. (Submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Wkipedia article on USS Wahoo. (Submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Education • Military • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 23, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.