Historic Markers Across Alabama



Home of Annie Wheeler



Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of Alternate U.S. 72 and County Road 37, Hillsboro, Alabama
County: Lawrence
Coordinates: n 34° 39.122    W 087° 15.04
  34.65203333    -87.25066666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Born July 31, 1868 ~ Died April 10, 1955
Daughter of General Joseph Wheeler


Gallantly served her country three times on foreign soil.

Volunteer nurse, Santiago, Cuba~1898.

Spanish ~ American War and Manila, P.I. ~1899 during Philippine Insurrection.

Red Cross Worker with A.E.F. France, World War I ~1918.

Beloved as a humanitarian and benefactor of mankind.

Erected 1955 by the General Joesph Wheeler Memorial Association.








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