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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

“A World Apart”

 
 
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
1. "A World Apart" Marker
Inscription.
World War II Memorial

Honoring all veterans of
Chatham County who gave
their lives to retain the freedom
of the United States of America
and saved the world from tyranny

 
Erected 2011.
 
Location. 32° 4.923′ N, 81° 5.529′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on W River Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located east of the Barnard Street Ramp. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Propeller Club of the Port of Savannah (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Oglethorpe's Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Joel Chandler Harris in Savannah 1870-1876 (within shouting distance of this marker); Oglethorpe Bench (within shouting distance of this marker); William Bartram Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Settlement of Savannah (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); SS Savannah and SS John Randolph (about 300 feet away); Savannah and the Slave Trade (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
"A World Apart" Marker, at right part of the divided gobe image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
2. "A World Apart" Marker, at right part of the divided gobe
"A World Apart" Marker seen looking eastward near River Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
3. "A World Apart" Marker seen looking eastward near River Street
Showing both sides of the globe, indicating the war in Europe and in the Pacific, with hundreds of names of the veterans, the killed and missing
"A World Apart" Marker and Park along W River Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
4. "A World Apart" Marker and Park along W River Street
"A World Apart" Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
5. "A World Apart" Marker detail
World War II
"A World Apart" Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
6. "A World Apart" Marker detail
American Campaign
"A World Apart" Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
7. "A World Apart" Marker detail
European
African Middle
Eastern Campaign
"A World Apart" Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
8. "A World Apart" Marker detail
Asiatic Pacific Campaign
"A World Apart" Marker detail image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
9. "A World Apart" Marker detail
Purple Heart
"A World Apart" Marker, east face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
10. "A World Apart" Marker, east face
"A World Apart" Army Air Corps * Army Air Forces Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
11. "A World Apart" Army Air Corps * Army Air Forces Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker United States Coast Guard Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
12. "A World Apart" Marker United States Coast Guard Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker United States Merchant Marine Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
13. "A World Apart" Marker United States Merchant Marine Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker United States Army Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
14. "A World Apart" Marker United States Army Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker United States Marine Corps Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
15. "A World Apart" Marker United States Marine Corps Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker United States Navy Tribute image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 11, 2011
16. "A World Apart" Marker United States Navy Tribute
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
17. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
18. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
19. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
20. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
21. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
22. "A World Apart" Marker
"A World Apart" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 9, 2013
23. "A World Apart" Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 29, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 502 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. submitted on February 29, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23. submitted on March 9, 2013, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.
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