Honoring Past Commanders

Prior to Veterans Day 2020 American Legion grave markers/flag holders were placed on the local graves of Past Commanders of Post 29 Marietta. Past Commander Bill Beaudin led this effort.

These grave marker/flag holders and American flags recognize veterans who served as Commander over the last 100 years.

Following is a list of local cemeteries and the names of Past Commanders buried there.

Mountain View Park Cemetery

A L Crowe (First Commander), Paul Baker, J. Guy Roberts, Charles Plunkert, Dr Lucius Atherton, John Heck, Horace Bagwell, Charles Oliphant, Fred Thompson, J W Barmore and Charles Wester

Kennesaw Memorial Park

Albert E. McCleskey, James T. Upshaw, Herbert Barfield, Cecil M. Dudley, C. Downing Copeland, George E. Osborne, Perry L. Purcell and Dexter R. Leslie

Georgia Memorial Park

Harry D. Lynch, Charles Les Cater, Rogers A. Wheeler

Haney Grove Baptist Cemetery

James E. Carson

Marietta City Cemetery

Fred Morris Sr.

Cheatham Hill Memorial Park

Paul Leslie Howard

Rose Hill Cemetery (Austell)

James I. Chapman Sr.

St. James Episcopal Cemetery

Harold O. Schilling

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