Clarke County War Memorial - Jackson, Alabama
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 31° 30.440 W 087° 53.796
16R E 414860 N 3486177
Quick Description: Veterans memorial located near Chamber of Commerce in Jackson, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 10/31/2009 12:23:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM7J8F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
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Long Description:
The memorial has a dark granite pyramid shaped monument in the center with a bronze "flame" on top. Surrounding the center monument are square granite monuments with one for each of the wars. On these surrounding monuments are the names of veterans who lost their lives in each war.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Civil War World War I World War II Korea Vietnam

In Honor Of: In honor of Clarke countians known and unknown that made the supreme sacrifice

Marker Text:
The Clarke County War Memorial\ Dedicated 1998 A.D. To The Clarke Countians Known And Unknown That Made The Supreme Sacrifice By Giving Their Lives For Their County And For What They Believed IN The Citizens of Clarke County

Date of dedication: 1998

Who Put it Here?: Citizens of Clarke County

Description of Memorial:
The memorial is located in a small plaza across the street from the Chamber of Commerce.

Visit Instructions:
Visited Logs must contain, at least, a picture of the monument and your GPSr. Preferably YOU at the monument with your GPSr, but we understand that some people are camera-shy.
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