Gaffney in Cherokee County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cherokee County WW I Rememberence
of Cherokee County who lost their lives
in the World War, 1917 - 1918
Arthur Burgess Grier Ellis Richard Callman Jay Bee Godfrey Albert Grant Broadus Hames John G. Hamrick Richard Hicks Thomas Huitt Lorane Hutchinson Hiram J. Johnson Walker Kirby Stanley Little Carson D. McCraw Charlie R. McCraw Coleman McCraw Baxter C. McSwain Reid Morris Amos Mullinax James I. Neal Ellis A. Owens Lawson J. Owens Marcus L. Owensby Rochelle Petty Lester Phillips Lewis Proctor Ben C. Roberts Furman B. Robbs Herbert Q. Sarratt Virgil D. Sellars William T. Sparks Page Spencer L. J. Thompson Larkin L.Thrift Gaines Wilson James B. Young
— Colored —
Erected 1922 by Daniel Morgan Chapter, Daughters of the American
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
Location. 35° 4.404′ N, 81° 38.911′ W. Marker is in Gaffney, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is on North Limestone Street (State Highway 150) near East Floyd Baker Boulevard. Marker is mounted on the northeast corner of Cherokee County Administrative Building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 N Limestone St, Gaffney SC 29340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carnegie Library (here, next to this marker); Cherokee County Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Col. James Williams (a few steps from this marker); Michael Gaffney Home (within shouting distance of this marker); First Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); 09.11.2001 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capri Theater (about 300 feet away); Gaffney Cornerstone (about 500 feet away); Gaffney (about 600 feet away); Cherokee County Confederate Monument (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaffney.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,296 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.