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Madison County War Memorial - Huntsville AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Where's George
N 36° 05.237 W 093° 44.203
15S E 433674 N 3993880
Quick Description: This lovely fieldstone and granite memorial, on the front lawn of the county courthouse, memorializes those Madison County residents who gave their lives in WWI, WWII, Korea and Vietnam.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 4/29/2012 9:15:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMEAVQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 4

Long Description:
This wonderful memorial, dedicated to residents of tiny Madison County who gave their lives in 4 different wars, is even more impressive and moving when you consider that this county is sparsely populated, making the supreme sacrifice even more difficult to imagine. If you are ever in the area, a visit to this memorial is indeed a "must see".
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
- WWI - WWII - Korea - Vietnam


In Honor Of: All Madison County War Veterans who gave their lives while on duty

Marker Text:
WE GAVE OUR TOMORROWS SO YOU MAY HAVE TODAY --------------------------------------- Follow that is 5 engraved plaques with the names of soldiers from Madison County who died in WWI, WWII, Korea and Vietnam --------------------------------------- MADISON COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION DEDICATED MAY 28 1994 HUGH HUDGENS DESIGNER - CONTRACTOR --------------------------------------- . . . another website devoted to this memorial can be viewed here http://www.argenweb.net/madison/military/memorial.htm


Date of dedication: May 28, 1994

Who Put it Here?: Madison County War Memorial Association

Description of Memorial:
This fieldstone and granite memorial is placed on the front lawn of the Madison County courthouse


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