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Sumter's Memorial To Its Brave Soldiers

 
 
Sumter's Memorial To Its Brave Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 24, 2012
1. Sumter's Memorial To Its Brave Soldiers Marker
Inscription. In solemn and thankful remembrance of the unselfish and patriotic sacrifice on the part of the brave men of Sumter County who served in the forces of the United States of America in the war against Germany and her allies for the preservation of the rights of mankind throughout the world. This park is given and dedicated in perpetuity for the use of the people of Sumter.

Deed of gift in trust executed by thirty-seven citizens, August 1st, 1919.
 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 33° 55.349′ N, 80° 21.161′ W. Marker is in Sumter, South Carolina, in Sumter County. Marker is at the intersection of West Hampton Street and Park Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West Hampton Street. Click for map. The marker is located in Sumter's Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sumter SC 29150, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Temple Sinai (approx. 0.4 miles away); Military Post / Potter's Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sumter District Confederate Dead (approx. half a mile away); Sumterville Academy (approx. half a mile away); Mount Pisgah African Methodist Episcopal Church
Sumter's Memorial To Its Brave Soldiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 24, 2012
2. Sumter's Memorial To Its Brave Soldiers Marker
(approx. half a mile away); The Tuomey Hospital (approx. half a mile away); Sumter Institute (approx. half a mile away); Potter's Headquarters / Federal Order Of Battle (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sumter.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 24, 2012
3. Overview
Sign at the entrance to the Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 24, 2012
4. Sign at the entrance to the Memorial Park
Overview of the Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, March 24, 2012
5. Overview of the Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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