Armistice Day Memorial to Soldiers from Berrien County, GA Killed During WWI » Bennie E. Griner ~ WWI ~ Berrien County, GA

Nashville, Ga.

Private Griner entered service July 16, 1918 at Ft. Screven, Ga. Was attached to Second Unit, 7th Company, Coast Artillery Corps, . Embarked for over-seas in September, on the ill-fated transport “Otranto,” which was sunk off the Scottish Coast October 6, 1918. Private Griner was one of the soldiers drowned.

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