Spirit of the American Doughboy - Nashville, North Carolina
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ljparr
N 35° 58.529 W 077° 58.099
18S E 232352 N 3985303
Quick Description: Located on the grounds of the Nash County Courthouse in Nashville North Carolina this Doughboy was erected on Armistice Day November 11, 1921.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 7/29/2009 6:49:43 PM
Waymark Code: WM6WTM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member macleod1
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Long Description:
The inscription on the plaque affixed to the monument reads as follows:

Erected
In
GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE
of

NASH COUNTY BOYS

As A Loving Tribute To The
Self-Sacrificing Spirit
They Displayed In
Their Country's
Service In The
World War

For

LIBERTY  JUSTICE  PEACE

November 11, 1921


For some background on the history of Veterans Day & Armistice Day(visit link)

Where is this statue located?: Courthouse Property

Which branch of the Military does this statue depict?: Army

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