Brunswick in Glynn County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Glynn County War Memorial
The men of Glynn County
who served their country and
to those named who gave their
lives for the preservation
of liberty and freedom
1917 The World War 1918
Emblem Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
Honor the dead by
helping the living
the men of Glynn County
who gave their lives
for their country in World War II
Tablets to the left and right list names of Glynn County citizens killed in World War II
Far left tablet:
Lost during U-Boat attack
April 8, 1942
Esso Baton Rouge
Carl Hollger James Layne William Scheich
Herman Baker Joseph Boyd Alfredo Carmona Mattias Chorman Richard Dooley Arlis Edgar Joseph Geary Arthur Genter Lastie Hance William Howell Frank Kroy Stanley Majba Robert McGregor James Mott John Price James Riley Charles Rivette Osswald Ryder Charles Sistrunk
[Middle left tablet]:
[Middle right tablet]:
Far right tablet:
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 2nd Iraq War, Afghanistan • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 31° 9.139′ N, 81° 29.671′ W. Marker is in Brunswick, Georgia, in Glynn County. Memorial is at the intersection of "G" Street and Union Street, on the left when traveling east on "G" Street. Marker is at the Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brunswick GA 31520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Glynn County (here, next to this marker); Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 -1902 (a few steps from this marker); Machen Square East (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bernice Echols Grant (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Machen Square East (approx. 0.2 miles away); Machen Square West (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jekyll Square East (approx. Ό mile away); Colored Memorial School and Risley High School (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brunswick.
Also see . . . American Merchant Marine at War, (excerpt The Atlanta-Journal Constitution(Submitted on October 30, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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