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Sgt. Earnest W. Davenport - Meuse River–Argonne Forest offensive in France

The Battle that Broke Germany

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918 the Armistice took effect and what was to in these times known as World War I ended. One year later this Armistice was celebrated by the Nation on the anniversary of this date in what would become a National Holiday in 1938.

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Cobb County Times Nov. 14, 1918

Veterans day: A Short History

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918 the Armistice took effect and what was to in these times known as World War I ended. One year later this Armistice was celebrated by the Nation on the anniversary of this date in what would become a National Holiday in 1938.

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Cobb Veterans Memorial Sign Unveiling

A Towering Tribute: To Those Who Serve

The Cobb Veterans Memorial began its life as a tangible part of Cobb County’s future on July 3rd. The Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation gathered Friday morning ahead of the July 4th holiday to unveil the signage announcing the memorial. Attendance

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Marine Corps League presents check to Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation

Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation Receives $2000

On June 3, 2017, Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation received a $2000 check from the Marine Corps League. Marine Corps League, Lance Corporal Skip Wells Detachment 647 Commandant Tony Gasper presenting a donation to Cobb Veterans Memorial Foundation President/CEO Major General

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