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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Jasper

 
Clickable Map of Marion County, Tennessee and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Marion County, TN (20) Franklin County, TN (37) Grundy County, TN (18) Hamilton County, TN (534) Sequatchie County, TN (3) Jackson County, AL (25) Dade County, GA (4)  MarionCounty(20) Marion County (20)  FranklinCounty(37) Franklin County (37)  GrundyCounty(18) Grundy County (18)  HamiltonCounty(534) Hamilton County (534)  SequatchieCounty(3) Sequatchie County (3)  JacksonCountyAlabama(25) Jackson County (25)  DadeCountyGeorgia(4) Dade County (4)
Jasper, Tennessee and Vicinity
    Marion County (20)
    Franklin County (37)
    Grundy County (18)
    Hamilton County (534)
    Sequatchie County (3)
    Jackson County, Alabama (25)
    Dade County, Georgia (4)
 
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1Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — 2B 19 — Betsy Pack
Born Elizabeth Lowery, daughter of Chief John Lowery of the Cherokee, she lived in a house about 60 yards southeast after her marriage. She donated the ground on which the town of Jasper was laid out in 1820, when the county seat was moved here from . . . — Map (db m1985) HM
2Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Civil War in Tennessee — The Kentucky and Tullahoma Campaigns
You are about to enter Middle Tennessee, the site of two important Civil War campaigns. The first occurred in June 1862 as Confederate Gen. Braxton Braggs maneuvered the Army of Tennessee successfully through the mountains north past Union Gen. Don . . . — Map (db m117806) HM
3Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Korean Conflict / Vietnam Conflict — Marion County
Korean Conflict Marion County Allison, James L., Jr. CPL • Campbell, Dewitt , Jr. CPL • Duke, Ray E. ★ MH ★ M/SGT • Jones, Lotchie J. R. PV2 • Lansdell, Charles L. PV2 • McCurry, Gilbert L. PV2 • Rogers, James E., Jr. MSG • . . . — Map (db m150529) WM
4Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Love's Ferry — Chickamauga Campaign Heritage Trail
Samuel Love owned a farm on the Tennessee River between Jasper and Shellmound. He operated a ferry that was an important transportation artery, linking Jasper and the rest of Marion County with the railroad at Shellmound. In addition to running . . . — Map (db m87942) HM
5Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Marion County, Tennessee War Memorial
. . . — Map (db m150478) WM
6Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Marion County, Tennessee World War I Memorial
To the sons of Marion County who gave their lives for democracy and the freedom of the world 1917-1918 Mack Burnett, Jr. • Vince Riley Choate • Claude D. Crumbliss • Winslow Edw. Cowan • Robert A. Dykes • Joe Dennis • Dallas Polk Ewton • . . . — Map (db m150481) WM
7Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — Marion County, Tennessee World War II Memorial
[Center panel] Dedicated to the memory of the sons of Marion County Tenn. who gave their lives in World War Two, 1941-1946 [Left wing] And these our dead Andregg, Henry Jr. • Allen, Benton • Alley, Leslie G. • Anderson, . . . — Map (db m150485) WM
8Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — 2B 7 — Nickajack Cave
5Ό miles southeast was the town of Nickajack or Anikusatiyi, destroyed by Ore's force, Sept. 14, 1794. The town occupied a space between the river and the cave in which was a storehouse for plunder. It was also used by the Confederacy during the War . . . — Map (db m62564) HM
9Tennessee (Marion County), Jasper — The Will Cummings Highway
In recognition of the rare vision, the indomitable courage and capacity of achievement of Will Cummings, county judge of Hamilton County, the pioneer of permanent road building and public improvements in east Tennessee and the Chattanooga district, . . . — Map (db m39437) HM
 
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