North Augusta in Aiken County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Korean War Tribute
1950 — 1953
Dedicated to the men
and woman who bravely
fought in "The Forgotten
War". The first war to
end the spread of
throughout the world.
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, Korean. In addition, it is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series list.
Location. 33° 29.496′ N, 81° 58.335′ W. Marker is in North Augusta, South Carolina, in Aiken County. Memorial is on Georgia Avenue (U.S. 25) near West Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Located at 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. World War II Tribute (here, next to this marker); Viet Nam War Tribute (here, next to this marker); World War I Tribute (a few steps from this Grenada • Panama • Persian Gulf Tribute (a few steps from this marker); Spanish American War Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); War Between The States Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); Mexican War Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); War of 1812 Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Augusta.
Also see . . . Korean War, Wikipedia entry. The Korean War (1950–53) was a military conflict between the Republic of Korea, supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and People's Republic of China (PRC), with air support from the Soviet Union...The United Nations, particularly the United States, came to the aid of the South Koreans.... (Submitted on June 1, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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