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Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

God Bless America

September 11, 2001

 

—We Will Never Forget —

 
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By Jamie Abel, May 29, 2013
1. God Bless America Marker
Inscription. In Memory & In Honor
of Those Who Serve And Protect Our Great Country

This memorial given by Frank Perkins, Cartersville Monument Co & Steve Owen, Owen Funeral Home

9-11-2003
 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 34° 9.946′ N, 84° 47.75′ W. Marker is in Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is on South Public Square 0.1 miles south of West Cherokee Avenue, on the right. Touch for map. The monument is located at the south end of the former railroad depot, which today houses the city’s visitors bureau. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (within shouting distance of this marker); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Friendship Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Bartow County (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Bartow County Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Home of Sam P Jones (approx. 0.4 miles away); Amos T. Akerman (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Sam Jones' Tabernacle (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
 
Categories. Military
 
God Bless America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, May 29, 2013
2. God Bless America Marker
God Bless America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, May 29, 2013
3. God Bless America Marker
The monument sits against the south wall of a former railroad depot that today houses the city's visitors center.
God Bless America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, May 29, 2013
4. God Bless America Marker
Behind the monument, the old railroad depot, which had been the site of fighting during the civil war, still sports bullet holes in the bricks.
God Bless America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Abel, May 29, 2013
5. God Bless America Marker
The former railroad depot also features some of the original walls inside the visitors bureau office.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2013, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 10, 2013, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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