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Veterans and Military Unit Links

Revolutionary War - 1st Creek Wars - 2nd Creek War - Civil War - Spanish-American War - World War I

World War II - Korean War - Vietnam War - War on Terror


All Military Conflicts


Revolutionary War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Revolutionary War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source
John Jordan 08 May 1756 20 Aug 1828 Born Northhampton NC. Served as a Soldier in the state of VA. Died in Washington County GA. DAR ancestor number ao62980


First Creek War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the First Creek War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source


Second Creek War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Second Creek War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source


Civil War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Civil War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source
Lanier, Lewis Lafayette He was a member of TROOP B, 2nd GA Cav Battalion "Screven Troop". Captain Simon D. CONNOR, Commanding. Captain Moses Nathaniel MCCALL, Jr., Commanding. "The Fighting Chaplain" and is listed as: 2nd Lieutenant Lewis Lafayette LANIER. He was captured during the war and imprisoned at Pt Lookout near Baltimore, MD. [Source: Lewis Lafayette Lanier]


Spanish-American War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Spanish-American War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source


World War I

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in World War I. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source
ATKINSON, Roy R. 17 Nov 1894 16 Oct 1948 Ga., Mus. 318 Eng. 6th Div. WWI
BANKS, Will
BENNETT, Florida F. 21 Mar 1893 28 Jul 1949 Pvt. 20th Co. 157th Depot Brig. WWI
BOATRIGHT, Russell Henry 1897 1986 Served in WWI
BROWN, Molton C. 05 Jan 1894 08 May 1935 Ga., Pvt. 311 Aux. R?T Depot OMC WWI
BROWN, Oscar D. 01 Jan 1898 10 Jun 1949 Wagoner 121 Inf. 31 Div. WWI
BROWN, Sidney Francis 07 Jul 1920 1st Lt. 27 Engineers
BRUNER, Lee Landus 16 Jul 1888 29 Nov 1955 Ga., Cpl. US Army WWI
CARTER, Alexander
CHILDERS, Jim L. 18 Mar 1898 07 Dec 1953 Ga., Pri. 8 GM Hosp. WWI
CHIVERS, Willie A. 12 Aug 1893 28 Jun 1954 GA. Pvt 238 PW Escort Co ASC WWI
CONNELL, Hugh E. 27 May 1892 08 Mar 1953 Pvt. 9 Co. B Depot Brig. WWI
COOK, Wallace J. 30 Jan 1894 08 Feb 1952 Ga., Pvt. Salvage Div. QMC WWI
CROSBY, Shelton H. 08 Jan 1928 Pvt. 26th Reg. Coast Art. Corps
CUMMINGS, B.M.
DEAL, Carroll William 05 Jan 1895 26 Oct 1918 Lt. Co. K 360 Inf.
DEAL, Claude Lewis 07 Mar 1896 14 Oct 1918 Pvt. Co. C 18 Inf.-Killed in action at Muse Argonne
ENNIS, Luther Dawkins 1896 1968 Served in World War I
EVANS, Beverly Daniel (Jr) 1st Lt. Co. D 20th Mach. Gun Bat. 13 Brig. 7 Div. USA
HALL, John
HAMP, Wesley
HARTLEY, Julius H. 06 Oct 1918 Ga., Pvt 157 Depot Brig. WWI
HATTAWAY, Cleveland 25 May 1889 27 Nov 1941 Srg. QM Corps. WWI
HATTAWAY, Thomas W. 22 Nov 1892 11 May 1958 Ga., Pvt. Co. B Development Bn WWI
HODGES, Peeler 10 Mar 1894 10 Oct 1946 GA Pvt. 28 Inf. Div. WWI
HOLLAND, Willie J. 20 Sep 1889 06 Oct 1951 Ga., Pvt 83 PW Escort Co. ASC WWI
IVEY, Roger Gamble, Sr. 17 Mar 1892 03 Mar 1975 US Army
IVEY, William "Bill" Clarance 22 Mar 1894 19 Apr 1977 US Army
JOHNSON, Abbie Lee
JOHNSON, Ellis 20 Jul 1895 13 May 1948 Ga., Pvt. Inf. WWI
LEWIS, Maurice S. 27 Nov 1898 14 Feb 1957 Pvt. Mod. Dept. WWI m. Leona Arnold
MARSHALL, Marston J 07 Jul 1892 30 Jul 1955 GA Cpl. 495 Aero Sq. WWI
MATHIS, Fred S.
MOYE, Carl E. 20 May 1894 13 Feb 1942 Ga., Sgt. 118 Field Arty. 31 Div.
NEWSOM, Lewis C.
NORRIS, Huby L. 16 Jun 1893 22 Apr 1958 Ga., Pvt. Med. Dept. WWI
POUND, Eddie J. 27 Jun 1888 16 Oct 1948 Ga., Pvt 329 Inf. 83 Div. WWI
RACHELS, Sidney F. 1892 1941 Ga., Pvt. 307 SN TN 37 Div.
REESE, Augustus
RENFROE, Lewis
ROWLAND, Oscar
SELLARS, Willie E. 09 Apr 1890 20 Nov 1954 Ga., Pvt. 202 PW Escort Co. ASC WWI
SEWELL, Wilbur S. Lt.
SHEPPARD, Emory M. 14 Aug 1894 07 May 1951 Ga., Pvt 157 Depot Brigade WWI
SHURLING, Bultler 1894 1988 U.S. Navy WWI [Source: James H. (Jim) Shurling]
SMITH, Otis W. 18 Jun 1894 27 Dec 1960 Pvt. US Army WWI
SUMNER, William H.
TOMPKINS, William S. 25 Jul 1887 17 May 1942 Ga., Pvt. 166th Inf. 42 Div. WWI
VEAL, Robert W.
WILKINS, Eddie
YARBROUGH, Arthur C. 27 Nov 1890 03 May 1952 Ga., Pfc. 157 Depto. Brigade WWI

Student Army Training Corp according to the "Unofficial history of the ROTC" From 10-1-1918 until 11-11-1918 (Armistice Day) the ROTC was called the S.A.T.C. Student army training corp.


World War II


WWII Memorial on Courthouse Square, Sandersville, GA

Below is a list of known Washington County men and women whoproudly served in World War II. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source
AKRIDGE, Robert W. 01 Feb 1919 17 Nov 1955 Ga., Tec. 4 Co. 1, 389 Inf. WWII
ALLEN, Henry 06 Apr 1901 28 Feb 1953 Tec. 5 503 SIG ACFT WNG BN WWII
AMERSON, George W. 13 May 1911 09 May 1960 Ga., Sgt. US Army WWII
AVANT, Charles B.
BARKSDALE, Beverly E.
BLINKHORN, John Hazen 25 May 1918 18 Jun 1952 Maine Cpl. 963 Field Art BN WWII BSN
BOATRIGHT, Harvey Voss
BRANTLEY, Onie
BRETT, Joe Rabun 28 Sep 1918 06 Apr 1945 Pharmacist Mate 2nd Class US Naval Reserve- Killed at sea
BRIDGES, K.C. 09 Jun 1926 25 May 1951 Ga., Cpl. 77 AAF Air Svc. GP WWII
BROOKINS, Isadore N. 17 Sep 1908 19 May 1951 Ga., CM3 USNR WWII
BURGAMY, Willie Walker 27 Oct 1925 11 Oct 1955 Served in World War II
BUSH, Hubert Lamar 19 Dec 1916 30 Dec 1951 Ga., AMI US Navy WWII
CHANNELL, George B. 27 May 1922 26 Dec 1958 Ga., TEC 5 US Army WWII
CHAPMAN, Ward
COCHRAN, Julian T.
COLLINS, Henry L.
CONN, John
COOK, Leroy
COOPER, J.W. 25 Sep 1915 08 Jul 1949 Ga., Pfc. 440 ARMD Field Arty. BN WWII
CORDY, William A.
CUMMINGS, Clifford A. 14 Sep 1902 12 Feb 1945 Troop A, 12th Cavalry Killed in action in Manilla
DAVIS, Alvin F.
DAVIS, James P.
DAVIS, Louie
DOWNS, Lee Happ 02 Aug 1914 09 Jun 1960 Ga., Pvt. Inf., WWII BSM
DUKES, George Franklin Served in World War II
DUKES, Welborn Served in World War II
DUNCAN, George
ENNIS, Annie Laura 27 Dec 1923 Cadet Nurse WWII
ENNIS, Carolyn Estelle 29 Sep 1927 Cadet Nurse WWII
ENNIS, William T. (Jr)
FIELDS, Thomas H.
FULGHUM, Herschel E.
GLOVER, John 06 Jun 1920 07 Sep 19?4 Ga., S. Sgt., 48 ARMD Inf., BN 7 ARMD DIV WWII
GLOVER, Walter Francis 15 Feb 1923 02 Mar 1957 Ga., Pvt. 62 Inf. Training Bat. WWII
GOODRICH, Moses H.
GOODWIN, William M. (Jr)
HADDEN, Matt Truett 11 Sep 1924 01 Mar 1945 He made the supreme sacrifice in a foreign land"- Tombstone insc.
HALL, Willis
HALL, Willis B. 13 Jul 1918 03 Jan 1945 Ga., TEC 5 335 Inf. 84 Div. WWII
HARMON, Marion Hamilton 26 Mar 1922 07 Apr 1941 Ga., YI USNRF WWII
HARRISON, J.R.
HARRISON, Joseph 20 Jan 1923 09 July 1945 GA. Coxswain USNR WWII
HODGES, Samuel F. 17 Oct 1918 21 Jun 1944 Ga., Sgt. 12 Inf. 4 Div. WWII
HODGES, Samuel F.
HOOD, Joseph W. 27 Sep 1913 12 May 1949 Ga., Pvt. Field Arty. WWII
HORTON, Ralph E. 11 May 1920 16 Jan 1949 Ga., TEC 5 132 Field Arty. BN 36 Div WWII
HOWELL, Charles
IVEY, John Burton
IVEY, James Burton 12 Nov 1922 01 Apr 1945 Killed during the invasion of Okinawa US Navy
JACKSON, Homer F. 11 Nov 1897 28 Nov 1946 Ga., Cpl. US MCR WWII
JACKSON, John Paul 25 Aug 1935 Ga., Pvt. 1st Class, 26 Coast Arty.
JOHNSON, Buester J.
JOHNSON, James T. 26 Nov 1922 15 Dec 1944 Ga., Pvt. 351 Inf. WWII
JOHNSON, John A. 28 Mar 1922 06 Jun 1948 Ga., Pfc. 61 Field Art. BN WWII BSM
JOHNSON, John A. 28 May 1922 06 Jun 1948 Ga., Pfc. 61 Field Art. BN WWII BSN
JOHNSON, William H. 08 Apr 1926 15 Apr 1956 Ga., Pfc. US Marine Corps. WWII
JONES, H.C.
KELLEY, Lamar
LEWIS, Lionel C. 17 Feb 1920 05 July 1944 Indiana Sgt. 329 Inf. 83 division WWII
LOGUE, Jerry W 08 Apr 1919
LORD, John 17 Mar 1928 25 Jun 1950 Ga., Pfc 464 AP Air Svc. WWII
MARSH, Lonnie F.
MASON, Curtis L. 30 Jul 1912 21 Feb 1943 Ga., Sgt. US Army WWII
MAY, James R. 27 Aug 1920 28 Aug 1953 Tech 5 Inf. WWII
McDANIEL, Durwood C.
MILLER, Jesse R. (Jr)
MINTON, John 07 Jan 1922 17 Apr 1987 Served in World War II
MULLIS, Carl H. 15 Sep 1923 04 Mar 1945 Killed in Germany
MULLIS, Harold C. 19 Jun 1921 27 Feb 1944 Killed in Italy
MULLIS, John Oscar 15 Jul 1919 07 Mar 1945 Ga., Pvt. 3rd Marine Div. Killed at Iwo Jima
NEW, Kinsley Roscoe 29 Jul 1918 05 Jan 1951 Ga. MM3 US Navy WWII
ORR, James
PAGE, James Troy 20 Jun 1920 20 Apr 1948 Ga., TEC 5 Field Arty. WWII
PAGE, Reno A. 31 Jul 1920 29 Jun 1944 Ga. Pfc 456 AAA AW BN CAC WWII
PATTERSON, Jesse W.
PEELER, Grover C.
PIERCE, Earl J. 08 Aug 1922 12 Feb 1944 Lost while on mission over Anzio
PULLEN, Edward S.
RAPLEY, Frank A. 28 Apr 1919 21 Jul 1944 Sgt. USAAF 15th Air Force. Killed in action Fuerkogl Ebensee Austria
ROBINSON, Alton 15 Oct 1922 03 Sep 1946
SCARBORO, Ralph S.
SHEPPARD, George W. (Jr)
SHURLING, Jerry
SISCO, Charles
SMITH, Andrew J. 04 Sep 1912 07 Jun 1951 Ga. Sgt Med. Dept. WWII
TAYLOR, Ralph L. (Jr)
TURNER, Barry Wilson 17 Sep 1924 04 Sep 1950 Ga., Pfc. 8 Engr. C BN 1 Cav. Div. (Inf.) Korea PH
VEAL, B. Lamar 05 Apr 1919 06 Dec 1954 Ga., Pfc. 13 Gen. Hosp. WWII
WALKER, Francis V.
WALKER, Kenneth W.
WHIDDON, Talmadge
WILLIAMS, William E. 06 Dec 1917 03 Apr 1958 Ga., Cpl. 245 Signa. Opr. Co. WWII
WILLIFORD, Marvin
WOMMACK, Arnold O. T. Sgt. F 503 PRCHT Inf. WWII
WOMMACK, William P. 12 Mar 1924 03 Jul 1957 Ga., Pvt. US Army WWII


Korean War

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Korean War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source


Vietnam

Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Vietnam War. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source


Below is a list of known Washington County men whoproudly served in the Gulf, Afghanistan and other places engaged in the War on Terror. Email if you would like a name added to the list.

Gulf War, Afghanistan, Iraq and the War on Terror

Name Birth Date Death Date Notes / Source
FLAHERTY, Patrick private N/A Senior Airman in the United States Air Force. [Source: Patrick Flaherty]
HINES, Lenard Frank N/A Served in the Gulf War in 1991 and Iraqi Freedom from June 06- June 07. Resides in Georgia and still serving in the Army Reserves. In service since 1981. [Source: Lenard Frank Hines]
SHURLING, Robert A. private N/A Served in Afghanistan. [Source: James H. (Jim) Shurling]
SHURLING, James H. private N/A Served in Gulf War. [Source: James H. (Jim) Shurling]

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