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Griffin in Spalding County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Pvt. James L. (Skeet) Kilgore

U.S. Marine Corps

 
 
Pvt. James L. (Skeet) Kilgore Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, January 15, 2022
1. Pvt. James L. (Skeet) Kilgore Marker
Inscription.  
1926 - March 4, 1944
Died in service
World War II

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 33° 14.834′ N, 84° 15.811′ W. Marker is in Griffin, Georgia, in Spalding County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Taylor Street (Georgia Route 16) and South Hill Street (Georgia Route 155), on the right when traveling west on East Taylor Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 136 S Hill St, Griffin GA 30223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pvt. Northen Watson Ponder (here, next to this marker); Pvt. Linwood Vaughn (a few steps from this marker); Pvt. James M. Farley (a few steps from this marker); Pvt. Albert L. Lawler (within shouting distance of this marker); SSgt. Abraham Bradford Butler, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfc. Lamar Newman (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfc. James Ernest Blake, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfc. Amos Paul Holt (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Griffin.
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More about this marker. Plaque is part of Honor Our KIA, a community initiative to commemorate Griffin and Spalding County soldiers who have died during combat since World War I. Each plaque is accompanied by a QR code that links to the soldier's biography on the project's website.
 
Also see . . .  Pvt. James (Skeet) Kilgore. Biography by Honor Our KIA. (Submitted on January 17, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.) 
 
Pvt. James L. (Skeet) Kilgore Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, January 15, 2022
2. Pvt. James L. (Skeet) Kilgore Marker
Featured marker is on the far right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 17, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 17, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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