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American Legion Armed Forces Tribute

(Candler County Georgia)

 
 
American Legion Armed Forces Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
1. American Legion Armed Forces Tribute Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
all the residents of the county
who served in the Armed Forces
of our country
during World War I, World War II
and the Korean War
and in memory of
those who died in service

 
Erected by American Legion Candler County Post No. 108.
 
Location. 32° 23.845′ N, 82° 3.76′ W. Marker is in Metter, Georgia, in Candler County. Marker is on West Broad Street (State Highway 23/46) near North Kennedy Street., on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located on the southwest corner of the Courthouse lawn. Marker is in this post office area: Metter GA 30439, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Candler County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Candler County (a few steps from this marker); Candler County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Sunbury Road (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Old Sunbury Road (approx. 9.3 miles away); Oliff, Rushing, Durrence House (approx.
American Legion Armed Forces Tribute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
2. American Legion Armed Forces Tribute Marker
10.2 miles away); Cedar Creek Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 11.1 miles away); Croatan Indian Community (approx. 13.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Metter.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
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