[Front]:In grateful memory of those from Effingham County who made the supreme sacrifice in the service of our country that freedom might live and grow and increase its blessingsSpanish American War
[Along the base of the memorial are the seals for each military service, in the following order: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps
World War I
World War II
[The back, lower left panel is inscribed]:
At the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.
[The back, lower right panel is inscribed]:
Duty, Honor, Country, Well Done, Be Thou At Peace.