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Tech 5 John Emmett Wallace, III

U.S. Army Signal Corps

 
 
Tech 5 John Emmett Wallace, III Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, January 15, 2022
1. Tech 5 John Emmett Wallace, III Marker
Inscription.  
Sept. 7, 1919 - Aug. 19, 1945
Died in service
World War II

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 33° 14.717′ N, 84° 15.197′ W. Marker is in Griffin, Georgia, in Spalding County. Memorial can be reached from Memorial Drive (Georgia Route 16) 0.1 miles south of 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is in entrance courtyard of Flint River Regional Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 Memorial Dr, 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. Lt. Charles Davis "Snag" Smith (here, next to this marker); Capt. Robert Langdon Ferguson (here, next to this marker); SSgt. Woodrow Wilson Smith (here, next to this marker); Seaman George Holman Conkle (here, next to this marker); Pvt. James Reynolds (here, next to this marker); To the Women of Griffin and Spalding County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Cemetery
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(about 300 feet away); Stonewall Confederate Cemetery Trees (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Griffin.
 
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 . . .  T5 John Emmitt Wallace III. Biography by Honor Our KIA. (Submitted on January 18, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.) 
 
Tech 5 John Emmett Wallace, III Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, January 15, 2022
2. Tech 5 John Emmett Wallace, III Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 18, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 18, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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