Winona in Montgomery County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Ensign William Devotie Billingsley
Erected 2011 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 29.241′ N, 89° 44.741′ W. Marker is in Winona, Mississippi, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Mission Road and Middleton Road (Mississippi Highway 182), on the right when traveling north on Mission Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 701 Middleton Road, Winona MS 38967, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Winona Confederate Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Roebuck "Pops" Staples (approx. half a mile away); Jefferson Davis Memorial Highway Montgomery County Confederate Monument (approx. one mile away); The "Final Spike" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Kilmichael: B.B. King's Roots (approx. 10.6 miles away); Camp McCain (approx. 14.1 miles away); 94th Infantry Division (approx. 14.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winona.
Also see . . .
1. Early Aviators. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Patriots Point article on Ensign Billingsley. Includes photo of a similar plane flown by Billingsley. (Submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Disasters • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.