Historic Markers Across Alabama

Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton

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Location: on Hightower Place, Florence, Alabama
County: Lauderdale
Coordinates: N 34° 48.396    W 087° 37.906
  34.8066    -87.63176666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Dr. E. B. Norton was a member of the U.S. Education Mission sent to Japan after World War II to advise Gen. McArthur on the complete reorganization of the Japanese School System, which is still in place today.

Erected 2007 by City of Florence Walk of Honor.

End of Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton