Place:Halls, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States

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NameHalls
Alt namesHalls Stationsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS47023724
TypeTown
Coordinates35.881°N 89.4°W
Located inLauderdale, Tennessee, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Halls is a town in Lauderdale County, Tennessee. The population was 2,255 at the 2010 census.

The town was founded in 1882. It is named after Hansford R. Hall, one of the founders. Among the early business ventures were sawmills and cotton-gins founded in the 1880s.

Halls is home to the Veterans' Museum on the grounds of the Dyersburg Army Air Base, which documents the history of the World War II Army Air Corps. It was the main base for the B-17 Flying Fortress Bombers in the mid-1940s.

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