WW I memorial at "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" - Atlanta, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lat34North
N 33° 44.969 W 084° 23.178
16S E 742108 N 3737448
Quick Description: World War I memorial at the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" commemorating the Georgians who died in World War I.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/13/2007 7:44:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM20A5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 21

Long Description:
World War I memorial at the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex" commemorating the Georgians who died in World War I. The memorial list the names of all the Georgians kill during WW I.

From the bill (HR 996) that created the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex,

WHEREAS, Commissioner Pete Wheeler has been involved in creating the "Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex," in front of the Floyd Veterans Memorial Building (Twin Towers at the State Capitol Complex), which includes the Vietnam Statues (dedicated 11/11/88), the Persian Gulf War Memorial (dedicated 3/10/93), the Korean War Memorial (dedicated 11/11/93), the World War II Memorial (dedicated 12/7/95), the Vietnam Wall (dedicated 10/30/97), and the World War I Memorial (to be dedicated 4/6/98), and once completed will display the names of over 11,000 Georgians who have died serving America's military and defending freedom worldwide in the 20th Century and will be the only complex of its kind in America.

Directions to the Floyd Veteran Memorial Building (visit link)



Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 04/06/1998

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: State of Georgia

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Floyd Veteran Memorial Building
2 Martin Luther King, Jr.
Atlanta, GA USA
30334-5100


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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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