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Burke Co. -- Otranto Memorial Marker

Burke Co. -- Otranto Memorial Markerzoom
Burke County Courthouse
The tablet at the county courthouse is inscribed, “This tablet is placed to perpetuate the memory of Burke County (Ga) men who, in the service of their country in the World War, lost their lives in the sinking of the S.S. OTRANTO, October 6th 1918.”  The names of seven local victims are listed.

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