Place:Decaturville, Camden, Missouri, United States

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NameDecaturville
TypeCommunity
Coordinates37.9°N 92.683°W
Located inCamden, Missouri, United States
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Decaturville, Missouri is an unincorporated community in Warren Township, Camden County. It is located on Route 5 of Camdenton. The community was founded in 1838 and is named for Commodore Stephen Decatur Jr., (1779 – 1820), an American naval officer notable for his heroism in actions at Tripoli, Libya in the First Barbary War and the Second Barbary War and in the War of 1812.

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