Historic Markers Across Georgia



Holland Hall



Marker ID: GHM 031-AGD-7
Location: Front wall of headquarters building on Wheeler Dr, Ft Gillem
County: Clayton
Coordinates: N 33° 37.585    W 084° 18.875
  33.626416    -84.31458
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMNRTK
Holland Hall  Marker  



Text:

Named in honor of Brig. Gen. Thomas L. Holland, QMC Commanding Officer, Atlanta General Depot, July 1, 1941-June 5, 1943. Was responsible for selection, survey and establishment of Depot on its present site. Moved his headquarters here Dec. 1, 1941 from Candler Warehouse. Awarded Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct and outstanding service as Commanding Officer, Atlanta General Depot. Retired from the military service July 1944.

Born: Indiana, Aug. 10, 1879. Died: Knightstown, Indiana, Aug. 19, 1944.

GHM 031-AGD-7 Georgia Historical Commission 1957




Holland Hall
Photo by Tim Walleker


Notes:

At Fort Gillem, access may be restricted.

 

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