Families Have Two More Weeks to Submit Names to East Tennessee Veterans Memorial

(WVLT) - East Tennessee families have two more weeks to submit names for the East Tennessee Veterans Memorial.

The East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association says families can submit names of veterans who died in conflicts beginning with World War I through today, including the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq.

The deadline is November 12.

The memorial will be 32 granite monuments bearing more than 6,000 names located on the northern edge of World's Fair Park in Knoxville.

There will also be a facility nearby where they will be a chronicle of all East Tennessee veterans living and deceased.

All veterans are eligible for a profile in the electronic archives.

To submit a name, click the link below.

The 35 East Tennessee counties eligible are: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Bradley, Campbell, Claiborne, Carter, Cocke, Cumberland, Fentress, Grainger, Greene, Hancock, Hamilton, Hamblen, Hawkins, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Loudon, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Polk, Rhea, Roane, Scott, Sequatchie, Sevier, Sullivan, Unicoi, Union and Washington.

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