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La Grange in Oldham County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

War Memorial

Cenotaph

 
 
War Memorial Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2016
1. War Memorial Monument
Inscription.

Dedicated to those
who died in the
service of their country
that the spirit of
liberty and freedom
might live

Eternal rest
grant unto them,
O Lord

Leonard Brumback Winslow Couch Raymond Gehring Louis S. Gibson
Virgil L. Hall William E. Hall John J. Harris Warren D. Jeffries
Edward E. Premister Charles Powers Virgil O. Skaggs Paul B. Snyder
Herschel Straughn Howard V. Straughn, Jr.


 
Erected by Oldham American Legion Post 39 and Auxiliary.
 
Location. 38° 24.249′ N, 85° 22.51′ W. Marker is in La Grange, Kentucky, in Oldham County. Marker is on 1st Street (Kentucky Route 53), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Monument is in Valley of Rest/La Grange Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 South 1st Street, La Grange KY 40031, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William T. Barbour House (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Masonic Leader (approx. mile away); 104 East Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away);
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2016
2. War Memorial
William Berry Taylor of Spring Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oldham County, 1824 (approx. 0.4 miles away); David Wark Griffith (approx. 4.3 miles away); Westport (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Grange.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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