Killed In Action Memorial - Ashboro, NC
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N 35° 42.370 W 079° 48.760
17S E 607409 N 3952008
Quick Description: Large memorial on the old courthouse lawn.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 10/24/2013 6:35:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMJBC7
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:

County of Memorial: Randolph County
Location of Memorial: Worth St., old courthouse lawn, [now Heart of North Carolina Visitors Bureau], Asheboro
Memorial Erected by:

Cpl. Johnny A. Williamson Detachment #1165
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE
Asheboro, NC

AMVETS
American Veterans
of World War II, Korea, Vietnam
Ashboro Post #905

DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
Asheboro Chapter #22
Ashboro Unit #22
Ramseur Chapter # 38

AMERICAN LEGION
Asheboro Post # 45
Asheboro Aux. #45
Liberty Post #81
Ramseur Post # 125

VETERANS OF FORIEGN WARS
Randleman Post #9418
Randleman Aux. #9418
Asheboro Post #1159
Asheboro Aux. #1159
Liberty Post #8721
Liberty Aux. #8721

Monument Text:
To you who answered your country's call and served in its Armed Forces - Heartfelt thanks from a grateful state

They stood in the unbroken line of Patriots who lived to bear their country's arms. They died to save it's honor and keep aglow the flaming torch of freedom.

Dedicated to the men and women of Randolph County who died that freedom might live and grow.

COAST GUARD
KILLED IN ACTION

Folest, Jack C. - II
Bryan, Mac. B. - II

NAVY
KILLED IN ACTION

Berry, C. Ross - II
Byrd, Hartwell L. - II
Cox, Emmette Grover - II
Deaton, Linwood N. - II
Hoover, Arthur L. - II
Tucker, Kestler L. - II
Walsh, David S. - II
Auman, Thomas - II
Barrett, J.B. - II
Bean, Leslie L. - II
Hudson, Willie E. - II
Redding, Caleb R. - II
Rierson, Thomas J. Jr. - II
Von Cannon, Junior - II
Rayle, Thomas F. - II

AIR FORCE
KILLED IN ACTION

DeMarcus, L.D. - II
Grimes, William A. - II
McGlohn, Robert A. - II
Russell, Dalton D. - II
Isaacson, Richard G. - PG
Brown, Leonard A. - II
Holmes, Carl R. - II
Dunham, William H. - II

MARINES
KILLED IN ACTION

Copple, Worth - II
Pilkenton, Colon A. - II
Stafford, Claud R. - II
Williamson, Carl R. - II
York, John E. - II
Willhite, Frank B. - K
York, William P. - V
Williamson, Johnny A. - LEB
Coble, Walter - II
Doss, Phillip - II
Dula, William J. - II
Walker, Clifford H. - II
White, Wallace H. - II
Ferguson, Theodore G., Jr. - K
Crutchfield, James H. - K
Wiljite, Frank M. - K
Smith, Terry C. - [not shown]

ARMY
KILLED IN ACTION

Craven, Floyd F. - I
Dixon, Ben F. - I
Foster, Delbert P. - I
Catlin, Bennie L. - I
Kivett, John H. - I
McDowell, Thomas J. - I
Richardson, Hal E. - I
Underwood, Willie L. - I
Allen, William Fred - II
Ashworth, Archie H. - II
Barker, Ray W. - II
Bouldin, Willie H. - II
Brown, Joseph E. - II
Edward, Herbert L. - II
Cox, Homer L. - II
Dennis, Neal W. - II
Dixon, Thomas H. - II
Edmonds, Hezekiah H. - II
Terrell, Charles T. - II
Hanner, Joseph W. - II
Harris, Dempsee Jack - II
Hemphill, Harvey L. - II
Jarrett, Calvin S. - II
Jarrett, Samuel P. - II
Jones, Howard R. - II
Kimrey, Boyd R. - II
King, James L. - II
Langley, Truman Willie - II
Lanier, Jessie C. - II
Luck, Dalton - II
McElhannon, Alfred D. - II
Newton, Howard - II
Parris, Harold C. - II
Pierce, Edgar L. - II
Plummer, Maurice N. - II
Presnell, Mildred Coleen - II
Rich, Brude L. - II
Ritch, Lewis C. - II
Salmond, John W. - II
Smith, Ernest C. - II
Spencer, Max - II
Staley, W. Dewey - II
Stevens, Norman L. - II
Sumner, Carl L. - II
Thompson, Worth L. - II
Walker, Hubert George - II
Wood, Charles V. - II
York, James E. - II
Hanes, Walter J. - K
Hanner, Milton L. - K
Kearns, Carl Lewis - K
Lambeth, Chauncey V. - K
Lefler, H. Eugene - K
Trogdon, Vance E. - K
Brown, Clarence E. - V
Bulla, Robert F., Jr. - V
Chriscoe, Charles R. - V
Clark, Thorn Mack - V
Coble, James Tommy - V
Fox, Robert Lynn - V
Hill, Mickey W. - V
Hussey, Billy Ray - V
Leonard, Olin B. - V
Massay, Scottie S. - V
Parker, Chalres F. - V
Smith, Terry C. - V
Trogdon, Ronald C. - V
Underwood, Billy L. - V
White, Guy E. - II
Maness, Charles V. - II
Otwell, Byron K. - K
Marion, Caleb D. - II
Frazier, J. Clyde - [not shown]
Newton, Alan H., Jr. - [not shown]
Nance, Ernest O. - II
Newton, R. Howard - II
Odom, Carlie B. - II
Pearce, Hal J. - II
Potts, Jefferson D. - II
Reeder, Dewey H. - II
Richardson, John R. - II
Sechrist, Samuel W. - II
Stinson, Paul C. - II
Summers, Charles W. - II
Summers, James S. - II
Walden, Haywood G. - II
Wicker, Henry I. - II
Robbins, Edward B. - K
Boone, William A. - II
Bean, John H. - I
Poole, William E. - I
Brower, David D. - II
Duke, Millard L. - II
Dunn, James L. - K
Jearns, Carl I. - K
Smith, Kimball E. - K
Brower, Daniel B. - [not shown]
Forrester, William O. - I
Auman, Max C. - II
Black, James W. - II
Boone, Grady W. - II
Bunch, Walter A., Jr. - II
Cagle, David Herbert - II
Chriscoe, Gurnie - II
Cline, David H. - II
Cox, Fields C. - II
Crowell, James D. - II
Hill, Virgil - II
Hunt, Rot C. - II
Jones, Lonnie M. - II
Kennedy, Sylvester V. - II
Kime, John E. - II
Lassiter, Clifford C. - II
Pugh, David L. - K
Odum, John C. - II
Greeson, John V. - II
Jessup, Howard I. - II
Hawkins, N.D. - II
Cagle, Robert E. - II
McArthur, E.K. - II

Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Not specifically mentioned but keyed behind the veteran's names are: World War I World War II [II] Korea [K] Vietnam Panama/Granada [PG] Lebanon [LEB]


In Honor Of: The Men and Women of Randolph County who died that Freedom might live and grow

Marker Text:
please see above


Who Put it Here?: Many Service Organizations, please see above

Description of Memorial:
Large wall memorial erected by many organizations, and curved like a religious grotto. White marble, on the courthouse lawn


Date of dedication: Not listed

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