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

The Citadel Bulldog

 
 
The Citadel Bulldog Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2013
1. The Citadel Bulldog Marker
The Bulldog Monument was made from brass belt buckles, waist plates and breast plates collected from cadets.
Inscription.
In memory of
Major Sam M. Savas, Jr., CE, USA
Citadel 1951
Died in Vietnam, 1965

In memory of
Lt. Sam M. Savas, III, USN
Naval Aviator
Citadel 1979
Died in the service of his country October, 1985

 
Location. 32° 47.905′ N, 79° 57.708′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Berkeley County. Marker is at the intersection of Jenkins Avenue and Jones Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Jenkins Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Citadel, at the northwest corner of Summerall Field. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29409, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (within shouting distance of this marker); “Thunderbolt” (within shouting distance of this marker); Citadel Flag (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anchor of the U.S.S. Coral Sea (about 300 feet away); H.M.S. Seraph (about 700 feet away); Star of the West (approx. 0.2 miles away); AH – 1 “Cobra” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Genevieve Kanapaux McMahon (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Also see . . .  The Citadel Bulldog Monument.
The Citadel Bulldog Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2013
2. The Citadel Bulldog Marker
The Citadel website. (Submitted on August 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Marker at the Citadel image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2013
3. Marker at the Citadel
The Citadel Bulldog image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2013
4. The Citadel Bulldog
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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