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Spartanburg County War Memorial

 
 
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
1. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In memory of and dedicated
to those brave citizens of
Spartanburg County who gave
their lives in the defense
of their country during
WWI     WWII     Korea     Vietnam

[Seals from six services:
Army, Navy
Air Force, Marines
Coast Guard, Merchant Marines]


These Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen
and Marines gave up their
freedom yesterday in order
that we can enjoy our
freedom today.

 
Erected 1995 by Dorman High School FFA Students.
 
Location. 34° 56.382′ N, 81° 54.57′ W. Marker is in Spartanburg, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker is on Duncan Park Road 0.1 miles south of Union Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is located in Veteran's Pointe Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Spartanburg SC 29302, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Legion Memorial Archway (a few steps from this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Spartanburg Confederate War Monument (approx. half a mile away); Old City Cemetery (approx. half
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
2. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
a mile away); Hampton Heights Historic District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Converse Heights (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dexter Edgar Converse (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. (approx. 1.1 miles away); Converse College (approx. 1.1 miles away); Church of the Advent (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spartanburg.
 
Also see . . .  Duncan Park Memorial Project. This blog has been established to document the progress on a book project to document the names on the memorial. (Submitted on December 17, 2008, by Frieda Davison of Spartanburg, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Seals from four of the DoD services on the Spartanburg County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
3. Seals from four of the DoD services on the Spartanburg County War Memorial
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
4. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
5. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
6. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
7. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
8. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, November 10, 2008
9. Spartanburg County War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,127 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on November 10, 2008, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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