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Alabama Monuments, Memorials, & Historic Sites

We Need Your Help! Does your community have a WWI monument, memorial, or historic site not listed here? Do you have photographs or information about a particular site's history? If so, contact Graham Neeley at graham.neeley@archives.alabama.gov or (334) 353-4629 and help us tell Alabama's WWI story. 

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Spirit of the American Doughboy loupe
Anniston
AL
USA
36201
May 30, 1922
E.M. Viquesney
Erected by the American Legion Anniston Post. The monument received conservation treatment in 2016.
 
Spirit of the American Doughboyloupe
Linn Park
Birmingham
AL
USA
35203
November 11, 1923
E.M. Viquesney
Presented by the Birmingham Post No. 1 of the American Legion by the Greek-American Citizens.
 
Spirit of the American Doughboyloupe
DeBardeleben Park
Bessemer
AL
USA
35020
November 11, 1922
E.M. Viquesney
 
St. Clair County Veterans Memorialloupe
100 6th Ave
Ashville
AL
USA
35953
Erected by American Legion Post 170 and V.F.W. Post 3229.
 
St. Clair County Veterans Memorial, Pell Cityloupe
1815 Cogswell Ave
Pell City
AL
USA
35125
1989
 
St. Peter's Catholic Church - Stained Glass Windowsloupe
219 Adams Ave
Montgomery
AL
USA
36104
1922
The two stained glass windows, one dedicated to the Army and the other to the Navy, are located in the back of the church.
 
Stained Glass Window Memorial - Abbeville United Methodist Churchloupe
100 E Kelly St
Abbeville
AL
USA
36310
The window is a memorial to William S. Parker, Co. B, 167th Infantry Regiment, 42nd "Rainbow" Division. He was killed at St. Mihiel, September 12, 1918.
 
Stillman College Memorial Treesloupe
3601 Stillman Blvd
Tuscaloosa
AL
USA
35401
1922
Dedicated to the eight African American Tuscaloosa County natives who died during the war.
 
Talladega County Veterans Memorialloupe
1 Court Sq
Talladega
AL
USA
35160
 
Tallapoosa County World War I Memorialloupe
114 W. Cusseta St.
Dadeville
AL
USA
36853
1924
Erected by the Tohopeka Chapter D.A.R.
 

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Contact

Georgia Ann Hudson
georgiaann.hudson@archives.alabama.gov
(334) 353-3312

Co-Chairmen

  • Steve Murray, Director, Alabama Department of Archives and History
  • Maj. Gen. Sheryl E. Gordon, Adjutant General, Alabama National Guard

Honorary Chairman

  • Nimrod T. Frazer, Montgomery 

U.S. Commission Liaison

  • Monique Seefried, Atlanta

Committee Members

  • Greg Akers, Montgomery

  • Leah Rawls Atkins, Birmingham

  • Jim Baggett, Birmingham

  • Mike Bailey, Gulf Shores

  • Donna Baker, Tuscaloosa

  • Randy Bartlett, Auburn

  • Ken Bedsole, Abbeville

  • David Black, Florence

  • Berta Blackwell, Ozark 

  • Young Boozer, Montgomery

  • Borden Burr, Birmingham

  • Lt. Gen. Charles G. Cleveland, Montgomery 

  • Patrice Donnelly, Birmingham

  • Lydia R. Ellington-Joffray, Tuscaloosa

  • Stuart Foss, Birmingham

  • Gary Fuller, Opelika

  • Gen. Walter Givhan, Troy

  • Col. Joe Greene, Montgomery

  • Jan Gunter, Opelika

  • Laura Newland Hill, Auburn

  • Jeff Jakeman, Auburn

  • Gerald Johnson, Butler County

  • Tina Jones, Livingston

  • Mary Jones-Fitts, Faunsdale

  • Mortimer Jordan, Tuscaloosa

  • Jay Lamar, Montgomery

  • Ashley D. Ledbetter, Montgomery

  • Sebastian Lukasik, Montgomery

  • Clark Lundell, Auburn

  • Jo Screws McGowin, Montgomery

  • Shea McClean, Mobile

  • T.C. McLemore, Birmingham

  • Joel Mize, Tuscumbia

  • Darryn Moten, Montgomery

  • Graham Neeley, Montgomery

  • Glenn Nivens, Harpersville

  • Lt. Col. Larry Norred, Bessemer

  • Marty Olliff, Dothan

  • Michael Panhorst, Montgomery

  • Melvina Phillips, New Hope

  • Rob Riser, Livingston

  • John A. Screws, Birmingham

  • Betsy Simmons, Birmingham

  • Steve Trout, Mobile

  • Ruth Truss, Montevallo

  • David Tuck, Rockford

  • Ted Urquhart, Mary Esther, FL

  • Tom Walker, Montevallo

  • Johnny Waller, Montgomery

  • Mike Watson, Montgomery

  • Phil Williams, Gadsden

  • Mark Wilson, Auburn

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