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POW✯MIA Monument

 
 
POW ✯ MIA Monument image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
1. POW ✯ MIA Monument
Inscription.
POW✯MIA
You Are Not Forgotten

Dedicated to all
Our Nation's
POW ✯ MIA
Past – Present

Fort Benning Sergeants Major Association

18 September 2004


Rear

World War I
06 Apr 1917 – 11 Nov 1918
POW-7,470 MIA-116,108

World War II
07 Dec 1941 – 02 Sept 1945
POW-124,079 MIA-30,314

Cold War
02 Sept 1945 – 21 Aug 1991
POW-Classified MIA-343

Korean War
25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953
POW-7,140 MIA-8,177

Vietnam
08 July 1959 – 27 Jan 1973
POW-2,583 MIA-3,000 6,000

USS Pueblo
23 Jan 1968 – 23 Dec 1968
POW-82

Grenada
25 Oct 1983 – 02 Nov 1983
MIA-4

Persian Gulf War
16 Jan 1991 – 27 Feb 1991
MIA-52

Somalia
02 Dec 1992 – 15 Sept 1994
POW-6 MIA-2
 
Erected 2004 by Fort Benning Sergeants Major Association.
 
Location. 32° 27.873′ N, 84° 59.467′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker is on West 10th Street east of 1st Avenue, on the right when traveling east
POW ✯ MIA Monument (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
2. POW ✯ MIA Monument (Rear)
. Touch for map. Located in front of the Columbus Government Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 West 10th Street, Columbus GA 31901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Hospitals (within shouting distance of this marker); Red Jacket (within shouting distance of this marker); Ladies Defender (within shouting distance of this marker); Primus King and the Civil Rights Movement (within shouting distance of this marker); Springer Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Thomas H. Brewer (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbus Symphony Orchestra (about 600 feet away); Fit for Man and Beast (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
POW ✯ MIA Monument at Columbus Government Center image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
3. POW ✯ MIA Monument at Columbus Government Center
The Fallen Soldier Battle Cross nearby the POW✯MIA Monument. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 4, 2017
4. The Fallen Soldier Battle Cross nearby the POW✯MIA Monument.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 330 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 8, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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