Milledgeville in Baldwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Baldwin County Veterans Memorial
"Flame of Freedom"
Dedicated to the veterans of all wars
from Milledgeville and Baldwin County
on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary
of the American Legion
March 15, 1969
the shadows lengthen and the evening comes
and the fever of life is over and our work is
done. Then in thy mercy grant us a safe
lodging and a holy rest, and peace at the last."
World War I
Paul Henry ∙ Thomas Howard Huff ∙ Furman E. Lee ∙ James Franklin Little ∙ William Singleton Morris ∙ Morris Vinson ∙ Robert A. Bass
World War II
Nor shall their goodness be forgotten, while time itís records keep, but mark the sacred spot, where the faithful warriors sleep.
Simon Albert ∙ Selwyn Alexander ∙ Lonnie L. Babb ∙ Walter Stetson Barnes ∙ John D. Beard ∙ Darwin V. Brake Jr. ∙ Earnest C. Butts ∙ John Conn ∙ William Joseph Davis ∙ William T. Ennis ∙ William Dean Fowler ∙ T. Thomas Frazier Jr. ∙ Woodrow Hall ∙ Robert M. Harper ∙ Leon C. Hattaway ∙ Jack Ivey ∙ Harry B. Jennings ∙ James Jeff
Baldwin B. Barclay ∙ Burl Foston ∙ Joseph Kelsey ∙ John Grey Wade ∙ John Reese Jr.
James R. Etheridge ∙ Charles A. Fraley ∙ Willie L. Freeman ∙ Ben W. Howell ∙ James Floyd Ray ∙ Earl E. Shannon ∙ Donald Calvin Cordle ∙ Marion E. Johnson ∙ Jimmy Bedgood
Erected 1969 by Warren & Hawkins Post 523, The American Legion.
Location. 33° 4.857′ N, 83° 13.764′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County Touch for map. Located in front of the old Baldwin County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: West Hancock Street, Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Allen Strain (a few steps from this marker); De Soto in Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Seal of Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Charles Holmes Herty (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Charles Holmes Herty (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgia State Penitentiary (within shouting distance of this marker); Tomlinson Fort House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Masonic Temple of Benevolent Lodge No 3, F. & A. M. (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milledgeville.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.