Lyman in Spartanburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
District Five War Memorial
This memorial is dedicated to the men and women of this area who have served in the armed forces of the United States and to those who gave their life in Performance of the service.
Erected by the people of District 5 School Area Spartanburg County and dedicated May 26, 1991
[East Face dedicated to U.S. Army killed in action]:
Jn. 15:13, KJV
Allison, J. Horace • Brady, Harold V. • Brown, Lee E. • Cardell, Benjah W. • Foster, Thomas A. • Fowler, Fred M. • Garner, Lee W. • Harper, John P. • Hendrix, Simeon L. • Leslie, B.F. • Morgan, Daniel C. • Mullinax, T. Richard • Nelms, Troy E. • Vernon, Frank L. • Faughn, Roy C.
Boyles, Ralph L. • Buckner, McKindley G. • Eubanks, Eurrel, Jr. • Rhodes, Clyde, Jr.
Federline, A. Marshall • Mitchell, Donald T. • Pruitt, David M. • Trusty, Michael J.
Pettigrew, Kenneth D.
[North Face dedicated to U.S. Navy killed in action]:
Bruce, Ellis P. • Hadden, James H. Jr. • Young, Alfred H.
Gulf War, 1990-1991
The people of this area commend the members of the Armed Forces of the U.S. who so valiantly served their country during the Gulf War, and who have earned for themselves a lofty and noble place in America's history.
[West Face dedicated to U.S. Marines killed in action]:
Sir Winston Churchill
Smith, James O. (USMC)
Keith, Christopher J. (US Army)
From this location Battery B, 1st Bn, 178th F. A. Regiment South Carolina National Guard, departed for Fort Bragg, N.C. to be inducted into the U. S. Army on Jan. 27, 1941, and served until the end of World War II in 1945. [True and Tried]
[Face dedicated to U.S. Air Force killed in action]:
Barry, James R. • Groce, L. Agustus, Jr. • Hamrick, George A. • Pearson, Robert L. Jr. • Primrose, William E.
Eubanks, J. Douglas
"Spirit, that made those heroes
Erected 1991 by People of District 5 School Area.
Location. 34° 56.993′ N, 82° 7.411′ W. Marker is in Lyman, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker is at the intersection of Groce Road (State Highway 292) and Spartanburg Road (State Highway 292), on the right when traveling south on Groce Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyman SC 29365, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Honor of the Students of (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hampton (approx. 3.3 miles away); Kevin Earl Carper (approx. 4.1 miles away); Edward Bomar (approx. 4.2 miles away); Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away); Joshua Hawkins (approx. 4.2 miles away); Woods Fort (approx. 4.6 miles away); Abner Creek Baptist Church (approx. 5.2 miles away); Birthplace (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named Abner Creek Baptist Church (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Additional keywords. War Memorial
Categories. • Heroes • Military • War, World II •
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