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

World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
1. World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
the Men and Women
of Florence County
who answered the
call of America
in World War II
*and*
In memory of
those who gave their
young lives for
God and Country

Placed by
The United Daughters of the Confederacy
of Florence, South Carolina
*1947*

 
Erected 1947 by The United Daughters of the Confederacy of Florence, South Carolina.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 34° 11.103′ N, 79° 50.035′ 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. September 11, 2001 (a few steps from this marker); The Marine Corps League of Florence, SC (within shouting distance of this marker); Desert Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); Florence Veterans Park (within
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
2. World War II Memorial Marker
This plaque was originally displayed at the Library on Irby Street. The Florence Veteran Park is honored to display it and is grateful to the Florence County Library System for the donation.
shouting distance of this marker); Purple Heart Recipients (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. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Florence.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
3. Overview
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 318 times since then and 22 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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