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Captain Richard A Morris

 
 
Captain Richard A Morris Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 1, 2011
1. Captain Richard A Morris Marker
Inscription.
In Memory Of
Captain Richard A. Morris
Who in crashing his crippled jet
plane at this spot February 19, 1965
and in giving his life may have
saved the lives of many townspeople
of Bowman.
Dedicated by Town of Bowman and
The American Legion Post 64.

 
Location. 33° 20.984′ N, 80° 40.981′ W. Marker is in Bowman, South Carolina, in Orangeburg County. Marker is on Charleston Highway (U.S. 178) near Park Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bowman SC 29018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bowman War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Bowman S.C. (within shouting distance of this marker); Bowman Rosenwald School (approx. half a mile away); Walnut Grove Church (approx. 5.2 miles away); Shady Grove Camp Ground (approx. 7.1 miles away); Moorefield Memorial Highway (approx. 7.9 miles away); White House Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Astrounaut Frank L. Culbertson (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bowman.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Captain Richard A Morris Marker at Memorial Park, in Bowman image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 1, 2011
2. Captain Richard A Morris Marker at Memorial Park, in Bowman
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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