Historic Markers Across Alabama

1963 Church Bombing Victims

Marker ID: AHC 
Location: Greenwood Cemetery Airport Blvd Birmingham
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 33.24    W 086° 45.156
  33.554    -86.7526
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMDN4A


This cemetery is the final resting place of three of the four young girls killed in the September 15, 1963 church bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church. Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley and Carol Robertson are buried here. The fourth victim, Denise M

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