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McRea in Telfair County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Telfair County Veterans Memorial

(Georgia)

 
 
Telfair County Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 25, 2009
1. Telfair County Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the Telfair
Countians who died in defence
of our country in its last
five wars.
They died that others
might live free
Emblems:
US Navy US Army US Marine Corps
US Airforce US Coast Guard

(Left Panel)
World War I  Vietnam
 18 Names      15 Names
Korea      Lebanon
8 Names   1 Name

(Right Panel)
World War II
44 names

 
Erected 1988 by McRea Lions Club.
 
Location. 32° 4.097′ N, 82° 54.043′ W. Marker is in McRea, Georgia, in Telfair County. Marker is on 3rd Avenue (U.S. 280) near West Oak Street (U.S. 23 Spur), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Rae GA 31055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marion Bayard Folsom (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Telfair County (approx. ¼ mile away); Talmadge Home (approx. 4 miles away); Wheeler County (approx. 8.9 miles away); Normandale (approx. 9 miles away); 1807 Methodism at Spring Hill (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Telfair County Veterans Memorial located in Liberty Park in McRea image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 25, 2009
2. Telfair County Veterans Memorial located in Liberty Park in McRea
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 30, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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