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Myrtle Beach in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Chapel

 
 
Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Keller, April 27, 2012
1. Chapel Marker
Inscription.  This is the site of the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Chapel, building 112, located on what was then Third Street and Farrow Boulevard.

The Base Chapel program supported both Protestant and Catholic religious education programs and community support services.

Protestant services, Catholic masses, weddings and christenings, baptisms and funerals were some of the important activities that took place within this chapel.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 33° 39.717′ N, 78° 56.273′ W. Marker is in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is at the intersection of Howard Avenue and Pampas Drive, on the right when traveling south on Howard Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 803 Howard Avenue, Myrtle Beach SC 29577, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bowling Center (a few steps from this marker); Movie Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); 1943 (within shouting distance of this marker); Woodland Park Base Housing
Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles Keller, January 29, 2018
2. Chapel Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Chaplain (Major General) Charles C. Baldwin (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Charles M. Thrash (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Alva "George" Branch (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Gerald R. Murray (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Myrtle Beach.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 29, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2018, by Charles Keller of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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