Located in a beautifully re-purposed traditional red barn, Heritage Park Veterans Museum is dedicated to all veterans and their families and to those that serve now and in the future. The museum is full of vehicles, uniforms, and artifacts, a lasting display of the two Henry County Medal of Honor recipients, and a Henry County Fallen Hero area. Open Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Granite memorial listing twenty-six service members from Jefferson Co, GA who died in WW1 service. This monument joins those of the other wars and conflicts in a completely renovated Veterans’ Plaza on the front lawn of the historic courthouse.
Inscription: “The Forgotten War - World War I - 1914-1918 - Honoring Those Who Served. Remembering Those Who Gave Their Lives That They May Not Be Forgotten.”
“From the People of Jenkins County in Tribute to Those Who Perished, in Honor of Those Who Served, in Gratitude to Those Now Serving”. “He that Sheds his Blood for Me Shall Be My Brother - All Gave Some - Some Gave All”. Four names listed from World War 1.