“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Kinder, Louisiana

Clickable Map of Allen Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Allen Parish, LA (15) Beauregard Parish, LA (20) Evangeline Parish, LA (6) Jefferson Davis Parish, LA (3) Rapides Parish, LA (182) Vernon Parish, LA (53)  AllenParish(15) Allen Parish (15)  BeauregardParish(20) Beauregard Parish (20)  EvangelineParish(6) Evangeline Parish (6)  JeffersonDavisParish(3) Jefferson Davis Parish (3)  RapidesParish(182) Rapides Parish (182)  VernonParish(53) Vernon Parish (53)
Oberlin is the parish seat for Allen Parish
Kinder is in Allen Parish
      Allen Parish (15)  
      Beauregard Parish (20)  
      Evangeline Parish (6)  
      Jefferson Davis Parish (3)  
      Rapides Parish (182)  
      Vernon Parish (53)  
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1 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — 1st. Lt. Douglas B. Fournet
In Memoriam 1st. Lt. Douglas B. Fournet May 7, 1943 - May 4, 1968Awarded The Congressional Medal of Honor Posthumously by PRESIDENT RICHARD M. NIXON For Conspicuous Gallantry And Willing Sacrifice"Greater Love Hath No Man Than This, That A Man . . . Map (db m114501) HM WM
2 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — 1st. Lt. Douglas Bernard FournetB. May 7, 1943 | K.I.A. May 4, 1968 Vietnam
Vietnam Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the United States Army during the War in Vietnam as a First Lieutenant in Company B, 1st Battalion 7th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile). He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery . . . Map (db m133980) HM
3 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — Great Louisiana Maneuvers' Blue Army Headquarters
The United States Army GHQ (General Headquarters) Maneuvers of 1941 were held throughout western Louisiana. These important war games helped to prepare the Army for its future involvement in W. W. II. Through mock battles two opposing armies, the . . . Map (db m103110) HM WM
4 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — Kinder War Monument
This monument is Dedicated to honor all Who gave their lives in Defense of their countryMap (db m114511) WM
5 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — Kinder, Louisiana
Named for James A. Kinder, who received a homestead certificate for land in 1892. Kansas City, Watkins, and Gulf Railway arrived in 1890. Kinder was incorporated as a village in 1903. Patrick E. Moore served as first mayor.Map (db m103117) HM
6 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — Kinder: The Crossroads to EverywhereMyths & Legends - Allen Parish
Center Panel People call Kinder "The Crossroads to Everywhere" because of the community's long history as a meeting place where people traded goods and ideas and blended cultural experiences. A Fork in the River Forges Kinder's Future . . . Map (db m201708) HM
7 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — St. Paul Baptist ChurchMoorehead Public School
This property served as the first African-American school in Allen Parish until 1945. The land was deeded to the church in 1911 by Julian and his wife Modeste Captain. *School established in 1880 with Lawrence Shaw as first teacher. The original . . . Map (db m189219) HM
8 Louisiana, Allen Parish, Kinder — 19 — The Coushatta PeopleMyths & Legends - Allen Parish
Main Panel The Coushatta's Migration from Georgia to Louisiana The Coushatta originally lived along the Tennessee River in Georgia and Alabama but migrated to Louisiana beginning in the late 1700s. Led by a leader known as Stilapihkachatta, . . . Map (db m189243) HM
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Jun. 16, 2024