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Laying of the Cornerstone
Macon Telegraph  October 20, 1905

The Memorial Monument,

to the Civil War and World War I Veterans, on the courthouse was s unveiled Nov. 11, 1921, Armistice Day. The monument of rough hewn stone was quarried from the red foothills of Georgia. The Civil War Veterans who proudly marched around the stone were Jesse Hunt, C, C, Smith, M. H. Mulligan, John Brown, Wiley Kitchens, J. D. Morris and Colonel Wiley. The World War I Veterans were Capt. Mose Gordon, Capt. W. W. Burgess, Lieut. Jerry Lowe, Sergt. John Chambers, Lon Brown, C. C. Roberts, P. M. Stewart, W. P. Middlebrooks and Andy Winters. From The Macon Telegraph Nov. 12, 1921.


Photo submitted and copyrighted by Gerry Hill

Photos submitted and copyrighted by Gerry Hill
 


Photos submitted and copyrighted by Gerry Hill
 

Photos submitted and copyrighted by Gerry Hill





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