World War II
Eight West Covington men died in service to their country during the Second World War. A memorial to these men is located near the West Covington Firehouse at the corner of Altamont and Parkway Avenue. The eight who made the supreme sacrifice were: O. Billiter, Howard Leroy Brunsman, C. Durbin, S. Eldred, C. Furnish, Michael Kelly, J. Park and R. Rechtin.