1891-1925Born two miles west April 1891, Arrowood was one of the first American soldiers to be decorated for bravery in World War I. The French government, on Nov. 14, 1917, awarded him the Croix de Guerre for the rescue of several men under his command from a raid of German soldiers on the trenches. Newspapers all over the world carried accounts of his bravery. He died in Denver, Colorado.
|Marker Number||1C 73|
|Placed By||Tennessee Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 12:47am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 317606 N 3975698|
|Decimal Degrees||35.90860000, -83.02126667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 54.516', W 83° 1.276'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 54' 30.96" N, 83° 1' 16.56" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-119 Old 15th Rd, Del Rio TN 37727, US|
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