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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25HE_87th-infantry-division-monument-a-war-memorial_Columbus-GA.html
Stalwart and Strong World War II Rhineland   Ardennes-Alsace Central Europe Dedicated to the memory of the 87th Infantry Division soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice to secure victory over Nazi Germany and in honor of the 87th Inf…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25HD_fallen-sniper-memorial-a-war-memorial_Columbus-GA.html
In honor of the U.S. Army sniper, those silent warriors who support and defend these United States of America their service, dedication and sacrifice for our liberties in past, present and future conflicts will never be forgotten. "one shot one kill.
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25HC_fort-benning-pow-memorial-a-war-memorial_Columbus-GA.html
Dedicated to the memory of the men and women who made the supreme sacrifice while Prisoners of War in ★★ World War II ★★ 1941 ★ ★ ★ 1945 ★★ Korea ★★ 1951 ★ ★ &#…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25FR_military-service-walk-a-war-memorial_Columbus-GA.html
Freedom Is Not Free This Military Service Walk began as a project in the 2013 Servant Leadership course in the Organizational Leadership Master's degree program at Columbus State University. This walk was created to honor and express appreciation…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25F6_the-goulding-house_Roswell-GA.html
Once called Colonial Place this became the home of author, inventor, naturalist, and retired Presbyterian minister Dr. Francis R. Goulding (1810-1881) of Liberty County. In 1842 he built the first practical sewing machine, but never secured a pate…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25E5_wynnton-community_Columbus-GA.html
The area of central Columbus known as Wynnton was actually one of the city's first suburbs.Located just two miles east of downtown, the community sprang up after several country estates were built by wealthy citizens in the area along the route of…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25E4_spreader-jx635_Duluth-GA.html
Built: 1926 Builder: O.F. Jordan Company Built For: MacDougald Construction Co. Class: Knuckle Brace Weight: 85,000 lbs The Spreader was a railroad car designed to spread or shape ballast profiles as well as clear snow in winter. The various…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25E0_the-first-breech-loading-cannon_Columbus-GA.html
Made by Confederate States Naval Iron Works Columbus, Ga. - 1863Cannon was made from wheel shaft of river steamer John C. Calhoun. Designed by Capt. Wm. J. McAlister steam boat capt. and civil engr. Machine work by Freeman C. Stewart. Trunnion was…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25DZ_grave-markers_Andersonville-GA.html
Grave MarkersIn the summer of 1867 someone photographed the prisoners' graves from this same perspective. Names and unit numbers in the historic photo match the information on the present headstones.The markers in the photograph are wooden headboa…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM25DY_the-columbus-museum_Columbus-GA.html
The Columbus Museum traces its history back to the efforts in the 1920s of several local citizens and civic groups to raise awareness of the need for a museum in the city. Formal efforts at establishing the Museum got underway in 1940, culminating…
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