Thomasville in Thomas County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Finney General Hospital
Erected 2006 by Georgia Historical Society and the Thomas County Historical Society, Inc. (Marker Number 136-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 30° 48.807′ N, 83° 59.556′ W. Marker is in Thomasville, Georgia, in Thomas County. Marker is at the intersection of South Pinetree Boulevard and South Martin Luther King Drive, on the right when traveling east on South Pinetree Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 South Pinetree Boulevard, Thomasville GA 31792, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Prison Camp (approx. 1.7 miles away); Flowers Baking Company (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Coffee Road (approx. 2 miles away); The Big Oak (approx. 2 miles away); Oliver Baptist Church (approx. 15.2 miles away in Florida).
Regarding Finney General Hospital. The site is now the Southwest State Hospital, a psychiatric and rehabilitation facility.
Also see . . . Finney Findings. This copy of the October 29, 1943 Finney Findings was provided by a relative of then PFC Max Engel, mentioned on page 5. (Submitted on June 20, 2011.)
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 893 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 18, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.