Crawfordville in Taliaferro County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial
of Taliaferro County who
made the supreme sacrifice
World War I
World War II
Henry C. Simons
Roger W. Gunn
On fames eternal camping ground, their silent tents are spread and glory guards with solemn round the bivouac of the dead.
Erected by Woodmen of the World.
Location. 33° 33.271′ N, 82° 53.79′ W. Marker is in Crawfordville, Georgia, in Taliaferro County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Street and Broad Street (U.S. 278), on the left when traveling north on Monument Street. Touch for map. Monument is on the lawn of the Taliaferro County Courthouse, facing east towards Monument Street. Marker is in this post office area: Crawfordville GA 30631, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crawfordville Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Taliaferro County (within shouting distance of this marker); The Common Road of the English Following Old Indian Trail (within shouting Taliaferro County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Roselle Mercier Montgomery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Tavern Site (about 300 feet away); Crawfordville Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Site of Childhood Home of Richard Malcolm Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crawfordville.
Regarding Taliaferro County World Wars Memorial. The county's name, Taliaferro, is spoken very differently from the way it appears phonetically. The correct pronunciation sounds like "tolliver" (it rhymes with the common male name "Oliver").
Categories. • Military • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2009, by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,009 times since then. Last updated on June 27, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1. submitted on January 15, 2009, by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia. 2. submitted on June 27, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.