Highway rededicated to two fallen Georgia Guardsmen

Highway rededicated to two fallen Georgia Guardsmen
A sign commemorating U.S. Army Master Sgt. Mark Allen and Sgt. Michael Stokely stands above Georgia State Route 81 in Loganville, Georgia, Oct. 12, 2021. The local government rededicated the highway in honor of the Georgia Army National Guard Soldiers who resided in Loganville when they died supporting combat operations during the Global War on Terrorism. Photo credit U.S. Army National Guard/Capt. Bryant Wine

Soldiers, veterans, retirees, families and friends met in Loganville, Georgia, for a rededication of a section of Georgia State Route 81 in memory to U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Stokely and Master Sgt. Mark Allen Oct. 12, 2021.

Stokely and Allen served in the Georgia Army National Guard and resided in Loganville. The date of rededication coincides with the date of Allen’s death on Oct. 12, 2019.

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