Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Flame of Freedom / Relighting the Flame
1919 - 1969
Dedicated to the
Glory of God
Chatham Post 36 · Cherokee Post 154 · Savannah Post 135 · Geo. K. Gannam Post 184 · W.P. Jordon Post 500
(List of Officers)
On August 8, 2005
The Flame of Freedom
Honoring Our Veterans Ceased to Burn.
On November 10, 2005
The Sasser Family dedicates the relighting of the Flame to all Veterans,and in honor of their beloved Husband and Father,
Captain Willie O. Sasser, U.S. Air Force.
During his service, Captain Sasser was Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross with two clusters, the Air Medal with three clusters, the Atlantic & Pacific Campaign Medal. the Achievement Medal, the Armed Forces Reserve Medal- Air Force, the National Defence Medal, and the American Campaign Medal.
The freedoms these heros defended brought our nation a lasting victory. They served courageously, securing freedom for America and the world. We thank for
We owe them so much!
Committee to Relight the Flame
(List of those names)
Erected by American Legion and Committee to Relight the Flame.
Location. 32° 4.75′ N, 81° 5.82′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Montgomery Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. In front of Chatham County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 Montgomery St., Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Telfair Academy (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trinity Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); Telfair Family Mansion (about 600 feet away); Telfair Academy of Arts & Sciences (about 600 feet away); William Scarbrough House (about 700 feet away); Wesley Chapel Trinity / John Wesley's American Parish (about 700 feet away); George Washington (about 800 feet away); Haitian Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
Categories. • Heroes • Patriots & Patriotism •
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