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Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial

 
 
Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 4, 2016
1. Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Side 1
In Memory of Lamar County's Honored Dead
World War One and Two

Allen, Othar J. • Conner, Herbert C.
Atkins, A. Lincoln • Conner, James Box
Avers, Cicero • Cox, William Lloyd
Baughn, Claudie • Cowart, Milo K.
Beard, Joseph E. • Crawford, James L.
Blanton, Woodrow • Dalton. Foy Lee
Billingsley, John T. • Davis, M. Troy
Burks, Raford 0. • Dean, Thomas A.
Burks, Roland T. • Dill, Dorris Delton
Burnett Charles T. • Dorroh, Tom S.
Brock, Busby • Dowdle, J. Carroll
Broyles, J. Selmer • Egger, Edgar M.
Carver, James E. • Faulkner, Mack C.
Cash, Richard A. • Finch, Elmer L.
Chandler, Donald R. • Flemings, Lawrence J.
Christian, Edd B. • Foster, Jessie F.
Christian, Billie • Gault, J. T.
Clements, James D. • Gilreath, Wilson R.
Coleman, Vonworth • Gordon, James C.
Collins, Lynn B. • Gosa, Nobia A.

Side 2
In Memory of Lamar County's Honored Dead
World War One and Two

Hankins, Joseph F. • Ottis, Perry H.
Hankins, William E. • Pennington, James G.
Haynes, L.V. • Prothro, Ferman B.
Herren, Hurston J. • Randolph, Delmus
Higdon, Walter A. • Rector, Charles Owens
Hollis, Harry S. • Rushing, Rufus
Hollis, Hershal
Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial at Courthouse. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 4, 2016
2. Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial at Courthouse.
C. • Scott, Hugo B.
King, Elbert • Sisson Earman T.
Lawrence, Loyt • Smith, John S.
Lovelady, L. D. • Sandburg, George M.
Mathis, Clarence A. • Todd, Elmo
McAteer, Newell C. • Walker, Buddy
McDonald, Kelcy • Weathers, Albert B.
McDowell, James C. • Weaver, Myrtie
McGee, William Joe • Weeks, James W.
McLemore, Frank • Weeks, Luther J.
McPherson, Charles, Jr. • Weeks, Luther J.
McSpaddin, D. Hamilton • Wheeler, Charles E.
Millican, James K. • Atklns, William S.
Mills, Eugene • Cantrell, James C.
Mixon, Hughell • Mordecai, Eubanks
Mixon, James D. (Jack) • Reeves, J. Olen
Mouchett, Howard G. • Hopper, Jessie R.
Mouchett, Ernest H. •

 
Erected by American Legion Post No. 32 and No. 86.
 
Location. 33° 45.441′ N, 88° 6.533′ W. Marker is in Vernon, Alabama, in Lamar County. Marker is at the intersection of Pond Street (Alabama Route 17) and 1st Avenue NE, on the right when traveling north on Pond Street. Touch for map. Located on the grounds of the Lamar County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 44690 Highway 17, Vernon AL 35592, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lamar County Confederate Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lamar County Korea & Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ogden House (approx. 10 miles away); Birth of Sulligent (approx. 10.1 miles away); John Hollis Bankhead (approx. 10.3 miles away).
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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