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

Purple Heart Recipients

 
 
Purple Heart Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
1. Purple Heart Recipients Marker
Inscription. In honor of Purple Heart Recipients

They paid for our freedom with blood. All gave some, some gave all.
 
Location. 34° 11.129′ N, 79° 50.074′ W. Marker is in Florence, South Carolina, in Florence County. Marker can be reached from Woody Jones Boulevard. Click for map. Inside the Florence Veterans Park. Entrance is from the Florence Civic Center parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Florence SC 29501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Desert Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); Florence Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker); September 11, 2001 (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Marine Corps League of Florence, SC (within shouting distance of this marker); POW * MIA (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ebenezer Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Florence Depot (1852) / Wilmington & Manchester RR (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Florence.
 
Categories. Military
 
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
2. Overview
Purple Heart image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
3. Purple Heart
Close up of artwork on marker
The Florence Veterans Park image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
4. The Florence Veterans Park
Sign at the entrance to the park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 522 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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