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Clifton World War II Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Sean Nix, October 26, 2009
1. Clifton World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription.
We proudly honor
these boys who gave
their lives in World War II

Richard M. Bradley
T. Vernon Carr
J. Marshall McClure
Belton A. Robbins
L. Howard Shropshier
Quinton E. Sproles

 
Location. 34° 59.254′ N, 81° 49.243′ W. Marker is in Clifton, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker is on Hawk Hill Road 0.1 miles south of Cowpens-Clifton Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 551 Hawk Hill Road, Clifton SC 29324, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clifton Baptist Church / First Baptist Church (a few steps from this marker); The Pacolet River Flood of 1903 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cowpens Depot (approx. 2.1 miles away); Cowpens Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); First Baptist Church, Cowpens (approx. 2.3 miles away); Early Iron Works (approx. 3.2 miles away); Welcome to Glendale Shoals (approx. 3.3 miles away); Pacolet River Heritage Preserve (approx. 4.6 miles away); Camp Croft (approx. 5 miles away); Marian Anderson (approx. 5.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Goffs and Hobbs and Everything in Between: Quinton E Sproles
Clifton World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix
2. Clifton World War II Memorial Marker
at Clifton Baptist Church
. Entry on Clinton E. Sproles. (Submitted on November 3, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryWar, World II
 
Clifton World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 26, 2009
3. Clifton World War II Memorial Marker
The original bell from the 1905 bell tower was replaced in 1945 to be used on this memorial.
Clifton World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 3, 2009
4. Clifton World War II Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on October 30, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 26, 2009, by Michael Sean Nix of Spartanburg, South Carolina.   4. submitted on November 3, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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