Charleston in Berkeley County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Citadel Bulldog
Major Sam M. Savas, Jr., CE, USA
Died in Vietnam, 1965
In memory of
Lt. Sam M. Savas, III, USN
Died in the service of his country October, 1985
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Location. 32° 47.905′ N, 79° 57.708′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Berkeley County. Marker is at the intersection of Jenkins Avenue and Jones Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Jenkins Avenue. Marker is on the grounds of the Citadel, at the northwest corner of Summerall Field. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston SC 29409, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (within shouting distance of this marker); “Thunderbolt” (within shouting distance of this marker); Citadel Flag (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anchor of the U.S.S. Coral Sea (about 300 feet away); H.M.S. Seraph (about 700 feet away); Star of the WestAH – 1 “Cobra” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Genevieve Kanapaux McMahon (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.