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Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial

 
 
Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tristan Budd, January 3, 2009
1. Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In sacred memory of the men
of Taliaferro County who
made the supreme sacrifice

World War I
Roy Dozier

World War II
L.A. Cason
Henry C. Simons
Roger W. Gunn
Charles Roberts

On fames eternal camping ground, their silent tents are spread and glory guards with solemn round the bivouac of the dead.
"They died that we might live"

 
Erected by Woodmen of the World.
 
Location. 33° 33.271′ N, 82° 53.79′ W. Marker is in Crawfordville, Georgia, in Taliaferro County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Street and Broad Street (U.S. 278), on the left when traveling north on Monument Street. Click for map. Monument is on the lawn of the Taliaferro County Courthouse, facing east towards Monument Street. Marker is in this post office area: Crawfordville GA 30631, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crawfordville Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Taliaferro County (within shouting distance of this marker); The Common Road of the English Following Old Indian Trail (within shouting
Taliaferro County Courthouse and World Wars Memorial image. Click for full size.
By AGS Media, October 3, 2009
2. Taliaferro County Courthouse and World Wars Memorial
The memorial is shown in the lower left, in front of the building's east facade.
distance of this marker); Taliaferro County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Roselle Mercier Montgomery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Tavern Site (about 300 feet away); Crawfordville Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Site of Childhood Home of Richard Malcolm Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Crawfordville.
 
Regarding Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial. The county's name, Taliaferro, is spoken very differently from the way it appears phonetically. The correct pronunciation sounds like "tolliver" (it rhymes with the common male name "Oliver").
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia. This page has been viewed 975 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on , by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia.   2. submitted on , by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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