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Newberry in Newberry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

National WWII Memorial

Celebration of Freedom

 
 
National WWII Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
1. National WWII Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated May 27, 2002 to the men
and women who served our nation. They
were truly the Greatest Generation.

In this space lies some of the soil
and water of the major battlefields
fought on by our brave men and women.

 
Erected 2002.
 
Location. 34° 16.45′ N, 81° 37.233′ W. Marker is in Newberry, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located in park directly behind the courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Newberry SC 29108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newberry County World War I Monument (here, next to this marker); Newberry County World War II Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Newberry County Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Calvin Crozier (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (within shouting distance of this marker); The Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Newberry (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newberry Cotton Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newberry.
 
Also see . . .  National World War I Memorial. The World War II Memorial honors the 16 million who served in the armed forces of the U.S., the more than 400,000 who died, and all who supported the war effort from home. (Submitted on July 24, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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