Fort Benning in Muscogee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
96th Infantry Division Deadeyes Memorial
Leyte 1944 Okinawa 1945
96th Infantry Division, U.S. Army
Killed on Leyte, Philippines and Okinawa, Japan
and to all Deadeyes who fought with valor and
distinction to defeat imperial Japan
Presidential Unit Citation for Okinawa
Erected 2010 by 96th Infantry Division Deadeye Association.
Location. 32° 23.121′ N, 84° 57.226′ W. Marker is in Fort Benning, Georgia, in Muscogee County. Marker can be reached from Fort Benning Road 1.6 miles south of Matheson Road. Touch for map. Located on the Walk of Honor, just to the south of the National Infantry Museum parade ground. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fort Benning Road, Fort Benning GA 31905, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Polar Bear Regiment Memorial (here, next to this marker); Fallen Sniper Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 30th Infantry Division / 30th Armored Brigade Combat Team Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Tropic Lightning Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 503d Infantry Regiment (Airborne) Memorial 32nd Infantry Regiment Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 87th Infantry Division Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Benning POW Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Benning.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.