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Camilla in Mitchell County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Mitchell County War Memorial

 
 
Mitchell County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 5, 2018
1. Mitchell County War Memorial
Inscription. Honoring all who served and dedicated to the memory of those from Mitchell County who made the supreme sacrifice for the freedom of all men from oppression

Korean War
1950 — 1953
{Honor roll of dead}

World War I
1917 — 1918
{Honor roll of dead}

World War II
1941 — 1945
{Honor roll of dead}

Vietnam War
1961 — 1973
{Honor roll of dead}


 
Erected 1949 by Cherokee Garden Club.
 
Location. 31° 13.877′ N, 84° 12.533′ W. Marker is in Camilla, Georgia, in Mitchell County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broad Street and North Harney Street, on the right when traveling west on West Broad Street. Touch for map. Located at the Mitchell County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 West Broad Street, Camilla GA 31730, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old City Well (within shouting distance of this marker); Mitchell County (within shouting distance of this marker); Hawthorne Trail
Mitchell County War Memorial at Mitchell County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 5, 2018
2. Mitchell County War Memorial at Mitchell County Courthouse
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Baker County (approx. 9.4 miles away); Gum Pond Community (approx. 12.3 miles away).
 
Additional comments.
1. Names on memorial weathered
Many of the names on this nearly 70 year old memorial are barely readable due to age and weathering.
    — Submitted May 7, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 7, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 7, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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