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Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Vaughn Edward Kee

 

—August 13, 1960 - December 13, 1985 —

 
Vaughn Edward Kee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 17, 2009
1. Vaughn Edward Kee Marker
Inscription. On December 13, 1985, at 2:35 am, Mount Pleasant Officer Kee stopped an intoxicated driver near this site. During the traffic stop, a second intoxicated driver struck officer Kee as he stood near his patrol car. Officer Kee gave his life to protect the citizens of Mount Pleasant. This marker is erected by the Mayor and Town Council for the Town of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina as a memorial to Officer Kee's sacrifice.
 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 32° 47.661′ N, 79° 51.6′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Ben Sawyer Boulevard (South Carolina Route 703). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1233 Ben Sawyer Blvd, Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rifle Range Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jasper Green/ Sergeant William Jasper (approx. ¾ mile away); General William Moultrie / Moultrie Schools (approx. 0.8 miles away); Edmund Jenkins / Ocean Grove Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); The King's Highway / Coleman Boulevard (approx. 0.8 miles away); "The Kings Highway"
Vaughn Edward Kee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 17, 2009
2. Vaughn Edward Kee Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Mount Pleasant Academy (approx. one mile away); Friendship A.M.E. Church (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 651 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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