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Spirit of the American Doughboy

   
Spirit of the American Doughboyzoom
Berrien County Courthouse Square
Nashville
GA
USA
1923
E. M. Viquesney

The engraving on the front of the tall granite base reads:

 

ERECTED IN HONOR OF

THOSE WHO WENT FROM

BERRIEN COUNTY

TO SERVE OUR COUNTRY IN THE

WORLD WAR

1917-1919

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LEST WE FORGET

 

An engraving on the Doughboy’s left side reads:

 

HONOR ROLL

OTRANTO VICTIMS

(followed by a list of 25 county soldiers lost when the troop ship Otranto sank off the coast of Scotland following an October 1918 collision with the Kashmir during a storm.)

An engraving on the Doughboy’s right side reads:

 

HONOR ROLL

DIED FROM OTHER CAUSES

(followed by a list of 25 names)

 
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Bronze
1923
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