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Medal of Honor Park, Tallapoosa, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 33° 44.919 W 085° 17.421
16S E 658355 N 3735600
Quick Description: Located in the Medal of Honor Park at Bowdon St (GA 120/100) and Robertson St, Tallapoosa GA.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 10/31/2008 11:13:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM52G1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member martinell
Views: 11

Long Description:
Located in the Medal of Honor Park at Bowdon St (GA 120/100) and Robertson St, Tallapoosa GA.


World War I
1914 – 1918

Viet Nam War
1959 – 1975



World War II
1939 – 1945

Korean War
1950 – 1953


Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
World Wars I and II, Korea and Vietnam


In Honor Of: Not Specified, guess is those from Haralson Co. that were killed.

Marker Text:
The memorial lists the names of those from Haralson Co. that were killed, the conflict and the dates of the wars. The memorial also has the seals of the four braches of the armed forces (Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force).


Date of dedication: 7/4/1992

Who Put it Here?: Not specified, guess is citizen of Haralson Co. through the sell of bricks that line the walks.

Description of Memorial:
Located in a triangular shaped park. There is a pair of 81 MM mortars at the point, memorial plaques to Sgt. Roy Barry League and Sgt. Jerome Lowe.


Visit Instructions:
Visited Logs must contain, at least, a picture of the monument and your GPSr. Preferably YOU at the monument with your GPSr, but we understand that some people are camera-shy.
It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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