Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Edgefield in Edgefield County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Edgefield County World War I Memorial

 
 
Edgefield County World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
1. Edgefield County World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Erected by the Edgefield Daughters
of the American Revolution in memory
of the men from Edgefield County
who gave their lives in the War with
Germany; and to all who answered
their country's call in service and
sacrifice and still live to add glory
to Edgefield's illustrious past.
August 16, 1919
----------
Honor Roll

White Men
Hezzie F. Griffis / James A. Burnett
Joseph P. Ouzts / Pressley Doolittle
Frank P. Salter / William Warren Hill
John T. Burnett

Colored Men
Charlie Johnson / Eddie Harrison
James Blocker / Alfred Thomas
Eldred Dobey / Frank Weaver
Walter Hobbs / Willie Thurmond
Ernest Key / John H. Abney
John Jones / Walter Gray
Clarence Stevens / Aleck Sullivan
John Mobley / Frank Harris
Wallace Morgan / Clarence Holmes

 
Erected 1919 by Daughters of the American Revolution of Edgefield County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 33° 47.367′ N, 81° 55.783′ W. Marker is in Edgefield, South Carolina, in Edgefield County. Marker is on Courthouse Square. Touch for map
Edgefield County World War I Memorial -<br>Top Relief image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
2. Edgefield County World War I Memorial -
Top Relief
. Marker is on the south side of the front of the Edgefield County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 Courthouse Square, Edgefield SC 29824, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Term of Court ( here, next to this marker); Welcome to Historic Edgefield ( within shouting distance of this marker); Governors and Lieutenant Governors from Edgefield ( within shouting distance of this marker); Martha M. Rich Building ( within shouting distance of this marker); Edgefield County Veterans Memorial ( within shouting distance of this marker); Edgefield County Confederate Monument ( within shouting distance of this marker); Edgefield County ( within shouting distance of this marker); Lynch Building ( within shouting distance of this marker); J. Strom Thurmond ( within shouting distance of this marker); The Booth-Toney Shootout of 1878 ( within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edgefield.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryWar, World I
 
Edgefield County Courthouse -<br>Marker at Far Left image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
3. Edgefield County Courthouse -
Marker at Far Left
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,003 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 18, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   2. submitted on January 3, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   3. submitted on October 18, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
Paid Advertisement