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Edgefield County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Edgefield County Veterans Memorial Marker - Front image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
1. Edgefield County Veterans Memorial Marker - Front
Inscription.
[Front]:
Dedicated
in grateful tribute
to the men and women
of Edgefield County
who served in the armed
forces of our country
during World War I-II
and Korean War in
preserving our freedom
and our way of life.

[Reverse]:
Dedicated
in grateful tribute
to the men and women
of Edgefield County
who served in the
armed forces of
our country in
preserving our freedom
and way of life
during the Vietnam War.

 
Erected 1963 by Hezzie Griffis Post 30, American Legion, Edgefield, S.C.
 
Location. 33° 47.35′ N, 81° 55.767′ W. Marker is in Edgefield, South Carolina, in Edgefield County. Marker is on Courthouse Square. Touch for map. Marker is located on the south side of county square. Marker is in this post office area: Edgefield SC 29824, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgefield County Confederate Monument (here, next to this marker); J. Strom Thurmond (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Historic Edgefield (within shouting distance of this marker); Governors and Lieutenant Governors from Edgefield
Edgefield County Veterans Memorial Marker - Reverse image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
2. Edgefield County Veterans Memorial Marker - Reverse
(within shouting distance of this marker); Lynch Building (within shouting distance of this marker); First Term of Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Edgefield County World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Welcome to Historic Edgefield (within shouting distance of this marker); Martha M. Rich Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Jewish Merchants of Edgefield (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edgefield.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyHeroesMilitaryWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Edgefield County Square image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
3. Edgefield County Square
Marker is first on the right.
 
 
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 800 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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