Historic Markers Across Tennessee



This street is dedicated to the memory of Sergeant Lillard Earl Ailor



Marker ID:  
Location: intersection of Ailor Avenue and North 17th Street, Knoxville, TN
County: Knox
Coordinates: N 35° 57.913    W 083° 56.231
  35.96521666    -83.93718333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
 



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This street is dedicated to the memory of
Sergeant Lillard Earl Ailor


1st Field Artillery Battery D 2nd Division
Born July 17th 1892 Killed in Action April 8th 1918 Ranzier, France
The first to give his life for Knox County World War I
Erected by the American Legion Knoxville Post No. 2
June 20, 1949

1949 by American Legion Knoxville Post No. 2.