Anderson in Anderson County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Anderson County Fire Fighters Memorial
their lives protecting people
"...We are the defenders from fire, of the art which has beautified the world, the product of the genius of man and the means of refinement of mankind. But, above all, our proudest endeavor is to save lives of men, a work of God himself." -- Excerpt from The Firemen's Creed
Firefighters That Have Died in the Line of Duty in Anderson County
William E. Campbell, 1913, City of Anderson
Robert Dodd, Jr., 1913, City of Anderson
J. Thomas Davis, 1934, City of Anderson
Luther Scott, 1978, City of Williamson
Malcolm Louis McClellan, 1986, Station 23 - Ebenezer
William N. Jones, Jr., 1992, Station 10 - Iva
Allen Phillips Tripp, Sr., 1995, Station 19 - Three & Twenty
Robert Earl Crouch, 1995, Station 5 - Double Springs
Tommy Rogers Dawson, 1999, Station 11 - Center Rock
Michael Stokes Martin, 2004, Station 23 - Ebenezer
Erected 2006 by Anderson County Fire Department.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this Heroes. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 34° 32.233′ N, 82° 41.017′ W. Marker is in Anderson, South Carolina, in Anderson County. Marker is at the intersection of Freedom Way and County Road 16, on the right when traveling south on Freedom Way. Memorial is located on the grounds of the Anderson Sports and Entertainment Center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Anderson SC 29625, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Lady of the Skies (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Arthur Floyd (approx. 0.2 miles away); Anderson County Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); The Anderson Sports and Entertainment Complex (approx. ¼ mile away); The Hole (approx. 0.4 miles away); Weather Reporting Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. 1.6 miles away); Temple B'Nai Isreal (approx. 2.4 miles away); Anderson, S.C. (approx. 2½ miles away); World War I and II Veterans (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anderson.
Also see . . . Anderson County Fire Department. Official website of the Anderson County Fire Department. (Submitted on June 13, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 13, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,111 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 13, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.