North Augusta in Aiken County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
War of 1812 Tribute
1812 — 1815
They bravely fought
and willingly died for
principles they knew
to be right.
Erected 1993 by North Augusta City Council , American Legion Post 71, Sons of Confederate Veterans.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series list.
Location. 33° 29.471′ N, 81° 58.34′ W. Marker is in North Augusta, South Carolina, in Aiken County. Memorial is on Georgia Avenue near West Clifton Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Located in the Wade Hampton Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Augusta SC 29841, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary War (here, next to this marker); Mexican War Tribute (a few steps from this marker); War Between The States Tribute (a few steps from this marker); Spanish American War Tribute (a few steps World War I Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); Viet Nam War Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Augusta.
Regarding War of 1812 Tribute. The Major Battle of the War
US Declares War • • Battle of Lake Erie • •
Hull Invades Canada • • Creeks Attacked by Jackson • •
Essex Defeats Alert • • Battle of Thames • •
Constitution Defeats Guerriere • • Battle of Cryslers Farm • •
Battle of Queenston • • Ft. Niagara Captured • •
USS United States vs HMS Macedonia • • USS Constitution • •
Battle of Raisin River • • Battle of Horseshoe Bend • •
Hornet vs Peacock • • The Battle of Chippewa • •
York Captured • • Battle of Lundy's Lane • •
Fort Meigs Withstands Seige • • Washington Burned • •
Sacketts Harbor Attacked • • Battle of Lake Champlain • •
Ft George Captured • • Battle of Baltimore • •
USS Chesapeake vs HMS Shannon • • Wasp vs Bacchus • •
USS President Defeats British Vessels • • Treaty of Ghent • •
Ft Stephenson Defended • • Battle of New Orleans • •
Creeks Attack Ft Mims •
USS Enterprise vs HMS Boxer •
Also see . . . War of 1812, from Wikipedia. ... it was fought chiefly on the Atlantic Ocean and on the land, coasts and waterways of North America.... (Submitted on May 19, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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