World War II Veteran Memorial at Bull Memorial Park
WWII Veteran Memorial at Bull Memorial Park
Atlantic Beach (Fla.)
World War II, 1939-1945
The World War II Veteran Memorial at Bull Memorial Park in Atlantic Beach, Florida. This memorial commemorates soldiers from the Atlantic Beach area who were killed during World War II. One notable soldier memorialized is Private first class Solomon Callis Sturdivant (1914-1945). Sturdivant was born to James Sturdivant and Mary Sturdivant on April 25, 1914, in Wytheville, Virginia. PFC Sturdivant was drafted by the U.S. Army on December 29, 1942, while he was residing in Atlantic Beach. During World War II, he served as a member of the 231st American Antiaircraft Artillery Searchlight Battalion. PFC Sturdivant was Killed in Action (KIA) in France on March 5, 1945. He is buried at Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial in Dinozé, France.
Digital reproduction of original color digital image.
Is Part Of
Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
1 color digital image
Bull Memorial Park, Atlantic Beach, Florida
This resource is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.
Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial Project
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