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Anderson County Law Enforcement Officers Memorial

 
 
Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, August 23, 2008
1. Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Marker






Inscription.  
A memorial to the Memory of the law enforcement officers of Anderson County South Carolina who gave their lives in the line of duty. Their valor and sacrifice will be long remembered.

William Gibson        Anderson Police Dept.               1924
James Wilson           Sheriff Dept.                               1926
Luther Martin           Sheriff Dept.                              1928
Ed Sanders               Anderson Police Dept.               1947
W.L. Bill Acker        Anderson Police Dept.               1956
Ed Tillotson             Sheriff Dept.                               1957
Earl Compton           Iva Police Dept.                         1967
A.C. Campbell          S.C. Wildlife Dept.                     1969
Berry Creamer           Sheriff Dept.                               1972
Edgar Cooley            Honea Path Police Dept.            1973
Charles Sheppard      Anderson Police Dept.               1975
Arthur Hughes          Honea Path Police Dept.            1920
Lewis Sexton             Sheriff Dept.                              1965
Chris Taylor
Anderson County Law Enforcement Officers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, August 23, 2008
2. Anderson County Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
             Sheriff Dept.                               1965
Randall L. Hester       S.C. Highway Patrol.                 1994
Alex Burdette             Sheriff Dept.                             2005

Dedicated in Honored Memory
By Their Fellow Officers
1985

 
Erected 1985 by Police Departments of Anderson County and the Anderson Fraternal Order of Police.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Law Enforcement.
 
Location. 34° 30.183′ N, 82° 39.017′ W. Marker is in Anderson, South Carolina, in Anderson County. Marker can be reached from South Main Street (State Highway 28). Marker is located in the plaza in front of the New County Courthouse. It faces the main entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Main Street, Anderson SC 29621, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Anderson County Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Anderson County Court House -- 1898 (a few steps from this marker); William Church Whitner (within shouting distance of this marker); The Four Way Test (within shouting distance of this marker); Anderson: "The Electric City" (within shouting distance of this marker); Sullivan Hardware Co. -- 1875
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Bank of Anderson Building - ca. 1891 (within shouting distance of this marker); Fant's Book Store -- 1851 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Blue Ridge Railroad Passenger Station -- c. 1913 (about 400 feet away); Masonic Temple -- 1889 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anderson.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,546 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 12, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   2. submitted on September 22, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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