Laurens in Laurens County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Laurens County World Wars I & II Veterans Monument
of the men of Laurens County, S.C.
who made the supreme sacrifice
World War I
Lewis Felton Abercrombie, Casper W. Waldwell, Mason L. Copeland, Earl A. Davidson, George Lawson Duncan, Burke Fuller, Claude S. Garrett, William W. Gaultney, Luther Clarence Hellams, Plumer L. Henderson, Robert E. Hill, Harry Horton, Loomie Lafayette Hughes, Joe H. Jackson, Thomas Davidson Lake, Jr., Devault League, Ryan Ellerbe McDaniel, Thomas E. Peden, Alvin D. Powers, Sam R. Ramsey, Robert R. Pickman, Martin H. Riddle, Jamee A. Robertson, William L. Shockley, Robert Spearman Turner, Thomas C. Williams
Marcus Butler Anderson, Clyde Bates, Willie Cain, Haywood Campbell, Butler Churchill, Dock Cook, Whit Copeland, Clarence Cunningham, Guy Dean, Samuel Farmer, Broadus Gamble, Casper Harris, Boby Harris, Frank Hornes, George Hudgens, Manuel Hunter, Walter Hunter, John Oscar Jefferson, Spencer Kinard, Will Leak, Willie McCoy, George Miller, Judge Miller, Leonard Pitts, Drake Pulley, Johnnie W. Williams
World War II
David Anner, James Edward Harris, Sammie Harris, James C. Latimore, Bennie Ramage, Henry Watts, James W. Watts, Clinton H. Williams, Daymond G. Wofford, William P. Young
Topics. This historical marker and monument is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I • War, World II.
Location. 34° 29.933′ N, 82° 0.873′ W. Marker is in Laurens, South Carolina, in Laurens County. Marker is on West Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in the southwest corner of the court house square, near the intersection of West Main and North Harper Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Laurens SC 29360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Laurens County Confederate Monument (a few steps from this marker); Korean Conflict (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (within shouting distance of this marker); Watts Mills' World War II Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Laurens County / Laurens Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Masonic Lodge #19 / Samuel Saxon (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Laurens County Veterans Monument (about 500 feet away); American Legion Post 25 Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); A.I. (Gus) Mason Bridge (approx. Ό mile away); Watts-Todd-Dunklin House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Laurens.
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1. World War I. World War I (abbreviated WWI; also known as the First World War, the Great War, and the War to End All Wars) was a global war which took place primarily in Europe from 1914 to 1918. (Submitted on October 4, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. World War I. An Internet History of The Great War. (Submitted on October 4, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
3. World War II. World War II, or the Second World War, (often abbreviated WWII) was a global military conflict which involved a majority of the world's nations, including all of the great powers, organized into two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. (Submitted on October 4, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
4. World War II Timeline. The modern world is still living with the consequences of World War 2, the most titanic conflict in history. (Submitted on October 4, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
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