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Cherokee County WW I Rememberence

 
 
Cherokee County WW I Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
1. Cherokee County WW I Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of the Boys
of Cherokee County who lost their lives
in the World War, 1917 - 1918

Arthur Burgess Grier Ellis Richard Callman Jay Bee Godfrey Albert Grant Broadus Hames John G. Hamrick Richard Hicks Thomas Huitt Lorane Hutchinson Hiram J. Johnson Walker Kirby Stanley Little Carson D. McCraw Charlie R. McCraw Coleman McCraw Baxter C. McSwain Reid Morris Amos Mullinax James I. Neal Ellis A. Owens Lawson J. Owens Marcus L. Owensby Rochelle Petty Lester Phillips Lewis Proctor Ben C. Roberts Furman B. Robbs Herbert Q. Sarratt Virgil D. Sellars William T. Sparks Page Spencer L. J. Thompson Larkin L.Thrift Gaines Wilson James B. Young

— Colored —
Landrum Allen Lloyd Allen Jesse Bobo Oscar Camp Ed Collins Alexander Crocker Glenn Dowdle Arthur Edwards Sam Hoey Summie Humphries Zeno Littlejohn Thomas McCullouch William McKinney Crawley Ross Earnest Simms
 
Erected 1922 by Daniel Morgan Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 35° 4.404′ 
Cherokee County WW I Marker, partially obscured by the tree at left image. Click for full size.
2. Cherokee County WW I Marker, partially obscured by the tree at left
Plaque is on the northeast corner wall facing N. Limestone St
N, 81° 38.911′ W. Marker is in Gaffney, South Carolina, in Cherokee County. Marker is on North Limestone Street (State Highway 150) near East Floyd Baker Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is mounted on the northeast corner of Cherokee County Administrative Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 N. Limestone St, Gaffney SC 29340, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carnegie Library (here, next to this marker); Cherokee County Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Col. James Williams (a few steps from this marker); Michael Gaffney Home (within shouting distance of this marker); First Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Gaffney Cornerstone (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gaffney (about 600 feet away); Cherokee County Confederate Monument (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Gaffney (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaffney.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyMilitaryNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
Cherokee County WW I Marker,Wall mounted plaque, image. Click for full size.
3. Cherokee County WW I Marker,Wall mounted plaque,
at the Cherokee County Administrative Building near the Veterans Memorial
Cherokee County WW I Rememberence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 26, 2012
4. Cherokee County WW I Rememberence Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,016 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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