Aliceville in Pickens County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Aliceville Prisoner of War Camp
1942 - 1945
Erected 1989 by Aliceville Rotary Club and the Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 7.032′ N, 88° 10.409′ W. Marker is in Aliceville, Alabama, in Pickens County. Marker is at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Industrial Drive, on the right when traveling west on Memorial Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Memorial Drive, Aliceville AL 35442, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Downer Field (approx. 1.1 Alabama, Tennessee & Northern Railroad Depot (approx. 1.4 miles away); Aliceville First Baptist Church (approx. 1½ miles away); R. J. Kirksey High School (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Aliceville First Baptist Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Memory of James McCrory (approx. 5½ miles away); Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church (approx. 8.8 miles away); Pickens County Courthouse (approx. 11 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aliceville.
Also see . . .
1. Aliceville Museum website about Prisoner of War Camp. (Submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Alabama Pioneers site about POW camp. Includes videos and photos. (Submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.