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

Workers Memorial

 
 
Workers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
1. Workers Memorial
Inscription.
Mourn for the dead,
fight for the living.
An injury
to one
is an injury
to all.
Dedicated on April 29.2006
to the women and men who
have lost their
lives on the job.

 
Erected 2006 by USW Local 9443 & IAMAW Local 153.
 
Location. 37° 50.288′ N, 87° 35.598′ W. Marker is in Henderson, Kentucky, in Henderson County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Washington Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Located in Central Park. 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 (within shouting distance of this marker); They Served with Honor for Freedom (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); A Civil War Action (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); County Formed, Named (about 400 feet away); Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial
Workers Memorial (Reverse) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
2. Workers Memorial (Reverse)
(about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Henderson County Revolutionary War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / Henderson (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henderson.
 
More about this marker. The Tri-County Council of Labor, proposed and built the monument with help from Kentucky’s Machinists and Steelworkers.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceLabor Unions
 
Workers Memorial in Central Park image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
3. Workers Memorial in Central Park
View of memorial towards courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 1, 2015
4. View of memorial towards courthouse.
 
 
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 204 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 7, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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