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The Brave Devoted Patriots

 
 
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
1. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
Inscription.
In Honor
of
The Brave Devoted Patriots
from
the area that became Polk County
who answered that call to fight for Freedom
in the great American Revolution
May the sacrifice of those who
fought and especially those who gave all
never be forgotten
as we enjoy Freedom and Liberty
in Polk County today
In Conjunction with Polk County's
Sesquicentennial Year)

 
Erected 2005 by The People Of Polk County.
 
Location. 35° 15.014′ N, 82° 11.839′ W. Marker is in Columbus, North Carolina, in Polk County. Marker is on Simms St.. Click for map. Marker is between Simms and Ward Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus NC 28722, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Polk County Bicentennial Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Polk County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Preserve our Freedom (about 700 feet away); Polk County World War Memorial (about 700 feet away); "Old Bill" Williams (about 700 feet away); Dr. Columbus Mills (about 700 feet away); Battle of Round Mountain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tryon Mountain (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
2. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
3. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 4, 2008
4. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
5. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
The Brave Devoted Patriots marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, September 6, 2008
6. The Brave Devoted Patriots marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 728 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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