Today the ashes of seven World War II veterans were placed in a columbarium at Georgia National Cemetery. Honor guards, ROTC cadets, representatives of the American Legion, Marine Corp League, Patriot Guard Riders, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the general public honored these Americans. Those laid to rest were
Sergeant William H. Wallengren
Private, First Class Robert L. Green
Technician, Fifth Grade John Embert
Technical Sergeant John f. Campbell, Jr.
Captain Frank S. Teasley
Sergeant Robert E. Forrest, Sr.
Specialist, First Class James Sheridan
These men served in in the United States Air Force, Army Air Force, or United States Navy.
The general public paid their respect by standing along Highway 92 and Mansell Road as the remains where transported to Georgia National Cemetery.