heroes stories

Click on the links below to find out more about local heroes.


Major Thomas F. Case, U.S. Air Force, Thomson, Georgia            

22 October 1931 – 31 May 1966

Missing In Action (Remains recovered 10 April 1986)

Colonel (Retired) Querin “Quin” Herlik, U.S. Army, Former Prisoner of War

Vietnam and Cambodia, 1969

Major Charles L. “Dustoff” Kelly, U.S. Army, Jefferson County, Georgia            

10 April 1925 – 1 July 1964

Laid to Rest:  Screven County Memorial Cemetery, Sylvania, Georgia