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Parris Island in Beaufort County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

To Purple Heart Recipients

 
 
To Purple Heart Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 18, 2011
1. To Purple Heart Recipients Marker
Inscription.
Military Order of
The Purple Heart
1782 1932

How can Man die better
than facing fearful odds
for the Ashes of his Fathers
and the temples of his Gods

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
 
Location. 32° 21.057′ N, 80° 41.057′ W. Marker is in Parris Island, South Carolina, in Beaufort County. Marker is at the intersection of Boulevard De France and Alaska Street, on the right when traveling west on Boulevard De France. Click for map. Located just behind the Peatross Parade Deck. Marker is in this post office area: Parris Island SC 29905, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Uncommon Valor (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peatross Parade Deck (about 800 feet away); Japanese 75mm Field Gun (approx. half a mile away); Barrow Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); Emancipation Day Camp Saxton Site (approx. 2.7 miles away); Northern Most Known Bastion of Spanish Florida (approx. 3.1 miles away); Charlesfort-Santa Elena Site (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fort San Marcos & The Ribaut Monument (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Parris Island.
 
Categories. Military
 
To Purple Heart Recipients Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, April 22, 2011
2. To Purple Heart Recipients Marker
Boulevard De France image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, February 18, 2011
3. Boulevard De France
Marker located to left (out of view) just off to side of Boulevard De France Road
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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