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Quitman Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, March 25, 2017
1. Quitman Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
To Those Who Gave Much. To Those Who Gave All
Quitman and Brooks County Dedicates This Memorial
November 11, 1921


Erected by Quitman Chapter
United Daughters of The Confederacy

1st Lt. Wilbur Oglesby
Privates
Arthur Culpepper Gordon B. Eppey Arthur McGriffin Harvey Nesmith Cecil M. Rogers Jas. H. Sapp James B. Shearer Wilbur Sweat Gordon Smith Hiram Treadaway Robert L. Williams John H. Wilson Oliver Parker James R. Perry Lonnie L. Smith Willie Snow William Eubanks Chas. Dodd Ben F. Mccranie Archie Bowen
Colored Privates
Frank R. Anderson Ray Adams David Witherspoon Henry Bell Solomon Jones Memory Clark Sam Moseley Oscar Bryant Wallace Bell
Above World War I
Below World War II
Brant J. Corker Elzie Davis Wesley Giddens James B. Gray Livingston Horne Charlie J. Massey James Mosley Ernest B. Lovett Terrence Massey L.B. McDaniel H.G. McDonald, Jr. Lowry McDonald Clarence Monk Edward Newsome Theron F. Nichols J.H. Oesterricher C.A. Pike Lewis Pike Herman Randall Floyd Rogers Thomas Shiver Sherrod Simpson Clarence Smith James W. Strickland Robert Strickland J.C. Swan R.C. Tison, Jr. J.D. Ward, Jr.
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By Michael Herrick, March 25, 2017
2. Quitman Veterans Memorial
Calvin Julian Watson James S. Webb John Woods Robert Wolner Wilson H. Alderman Thomas N. Arrington, Jr. Paul Bass Douglas Boles Edward M. Bozeman Emmett D. Brooks William L. Busby, Jr. Bobbie Cone William Elry Dean John Devane Emerson Lamar Elwell Medvin Ferrell Joe Folsom Everett Graham Elmo Green Pm. Grier Murray T. Horne Henry D. Howard Clarence M. Jones Murray T. Johnson Charlie N. Jones Dewey W. Jordan Mose Kearse Floyd H. Kendricks Duncan M. Kennedy
 
Erected 1921 by Quitman Chapter United Daughters of The Confederacy.
 
Location. 30° 47.116′ N, 83° 33.615′ W. Marker is in Quitman, Georgia, in Brooks County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Screven Street and S. Court Street, on the right when traveling west on E. Screven Street. Touch for map. Located next to the Brooks County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 E. Screven Street, Quitman GA 31643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brooks County (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Slave Conspiracy (about 300 feet away, measured
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By Michael Herrick, March 25, 2017
3. Quitman Veterans Memorial
in a direct line); Brooks County Veterans Monument (about 300 feet away); West End Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church (was approx. 3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Old Coffee Road (approx. 9.2 miles away); Columbia Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quitman.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
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By Michael Herrick, March 25, 2017
4. Quitman Veterans Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, March 25, 2017
5. Quitman Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 104 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 27, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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