Location Information
(for the World War I Monument)
Name:World War I Monument [Doughboy Monument]
Address:23rd Ave, 6th St, and 7th St.
City/County:Meridian, Lauderdale County
Registration Information
NR District Name:Meridian Downtown
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:144
Local Designation Information
Local District Name:Meridian Historic Downtown
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Consists of a statue, “The Spirit of the American Doughboy” by Ernest Moore (“Dick”) Viquesney, upon a rubble-stone base. Recorded as part of the “Save Outdoor Sculpture!” project in 1994. (See SOS-LAU-0006.)