Atkinson County veterans memorial - Atkinson County Courthouse – Pearson, GA
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Quick Description: This memorial to the veterans of Atkinson County, Georgia. is located at the Atkinson Court House on S Main St in Pearson, GA.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 9/25/2010 6:48:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM9RN6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
This memorial to the veterans of Atkinson County, Georgia.
is located at the Atkinson Court House on S Main St in Pearson, GA. The monument is on the courthouse lawn.

The memorial list those from Atkinson County killed during WW I, WW II, Korea and Vietnam. The monument also list Desert Storm, but there are no names listed.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
WW I, WW II, Korea, Vietnam and Desert Storm


In Honor Of: Veterans from Atkinson County, Georgia.

Marker Text:
This memorial is dedicated to the honor and memory of the Veterans Of the United States of America from Atkinson County, Georgia. Their valor and sacrifice has allowed us our freedom. Many gave their last full measure to insure peace and preserve The rights that we rely upon. We must not forget.


Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
The monument has three large stone slab set at an angle to each other. The center stone has the text detailed above. The left had stone list those killed during WW I and WW II. The right hand slab list those killed during Korea and Vietnam. The monument also list Desert Storm, but there are no names listed. The stones also have the seals from the Army, Navy, Marine Corp and the Air Force.


Date of dedication: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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