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Spirit of the American Doughboy, World War I Memorial - Grayson, Kentucky
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache
N 38° 19.986 W 082° 57.094
17S E 329428 N 4244576
Quick Description: This monument, which needs a little TLC sits on the grounds of the Carter County Courthouse in Grayson, Kentucky. It honors the "Doughboy" and soldiers like him of World War I.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 11/30/2008 12:50:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM5900
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
Views: 6

Long Description:
The leftmost bronze plate beneath the Dough Boy states as follows:

DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF
OUR COMRADES FROM CARTER COUNTY
WHO ENTERED THE SERVICE
OF THEIR COUNTRY.
THOSE WHO WERE WOUNDED AND
THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE WORLD WAR OF 1917 - 1918

Sponsored by
Moore-Armstrong Post No. 138, American Legion
Willie C. Lewis Post No. 156, American Legion
Carter County Fiscal Court

Committee
Jerry Carroll, Co-Chairman
Richard Cox, Co-Chairman
Hubert Counts, Secretary
Joe Wheeler, Treasurer
James P. Carpenter, Owen Fielding
Bill Wollin, W. H. Roe
D. V. Kibbey

The 3 additional plates bear the names of the servicemen being honored

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Sponsored by

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
West Main Street
Grayson, KY United States
41143


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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: Not listed

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