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Henderson in Henderson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

They Served with Honor for Freedom

 
 
They Served with Honor for Freedom Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
1. They Served with Honor for Freedom Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory of
Luther Skaggs, Jr.
Medal of Honor—World War II

Gary L. Littrell
Medal of Honor—Vietnam War

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 37° 50.309′ N, 87° 35.582′ W. Marker is in Henderson, Kentucky, in Henderson County. Marker is on North Main Street 0.1 miles north of Washington Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Central Park at Henderson County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 North Main Street, Henderson KY 42420, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henderson County Vietnam Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Workers Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); A Civil War Action (within shouting distance of this marker); Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial
They Served with Honor for Freedom Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
2. They Served with Honor for Freedom Memorial
Located in front of Henderson County Veterans Memorial
(about 300 feet away); County Formed, Named (about 400 feet away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / Henderson (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henderson.
 
Also see . . .  Medal of Honor citations for both recepients. (Submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. HeroesPatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Memorial can be seen beyond bench on left. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
3. Memorial can be seen beyond bench on left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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