Historic Markers Across Alabama



Horace O. Davis



Marker ID:  
Location: 2703 Battleship Parkway, Mobile, AL
County: Mobile
Coordinates: N 30° 40.929    W 088° 0.915
  30.68215    -88.01525
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

This building is named for Horace O. David whose dedication and estimable service to the USS Alabama Battleship Commission enhanced the memories of the personnel, who served aboard the USS Alabama and the honor of the people of the Great State for which she is named. Mr. Davis was appointed to the commission in 1963 and served as vice chairman and chairman dedicated this 7th Day of October, 1981.
Lewis E. McCray Chairman,
Jack Tatum Vice Chairman,
Henri M. Albridge,
W. Terrance Ankerson,
Jack Beasley,
H.L. Callahan,
James L. Kornegay, Jr. Secretary
Ralph Collins
Stephens G. Croom,
H.D. Davis,
A.L.Fox,
Robert Gulledge,
Vernon L. St. John Treasurer,
Kathleen Cottrell
Sam Pendleton, Jr.,
Jewel Richardson,
Herbert H. West,
William J. Diffley Executive Director

Erected 1981.







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