A native of Savannah
born March 23, 1918, Henry and his wife Anne were parents of five and
grand parents to seven.
He joined the Savannah
National Guard 118th Field Artillery Battalion, also known as the Savannah
Volunteer Guards in 1936. He served in the Army Air Corps during World
War II. IN April 1947, he participated in the reactivation of the 30th
Division, Georgia Army National Guards, and retired as Battalion Commander
of the 118th Field Artillery Battalion in 1970.
Mr. Kennedy was
employed by the Central of Georgia Railway in Savannah as a Computer
Programmer and later in the Corps of Engineers Savannah District, as
Chief of System Analysis and Programming Branch. He also taught special
classes at Armstrong State University in Computer Concepts and Programming
Mr. Kennedy is the
compiler/editor of History of the Savannah Guards, Inc. 1802-1992.
/ Resolution for Henry James Kennedy
upon his death, March 30, 2010