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A Tribute To All U.S. Military Personnel On This Day Of Infamy

 
 
A Tribute To All U.S. Military Personnel On This Day Of Infamy Marker, Front view image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. A Tribute To All U.S. Military Personnel On This Day Of Infamy Marker, Front view
Inscription.
In memory of the 2403 men
who gave their lives in
our military forces during
the attack on Pearl Harbor
and other military bases
7 December 1941

A tribute to all
U.S. Military Personnel
on this Day Of Infamy

Dedicated 2 September 1995
by Members of Chapter 1
South Carolina
Pearl Harbor Survivors
Association who fought on
to victory

Remember Pearl Harbor
Keep America Alert


(Back side includes:)
Thomas Aldridge    Frazier Mayfield
Rudolph Bielka      John Mears        
Samuel Bush         Clyde Moore      
Hubert Clement    Douglas Moore  
Carl Dorr                 James Moore     
Benjamin Gillard   James Nations   
Daniel Harris          Cecil Pickens    
  Ardrey Hasty           Amsil Simpson  
Earl Hood                Milton Surratt   
  Eric Kampmeyer     Broadus West  
Henry Lee               Vernon White   
Wayne Lewis           Jack Williams  
Luther McBee                                    



Eternal rest grant unto them
And let perprtual light
Shine upon them and may they
Rest in peace - amen


 
Location. 34° 
A Tribute To All U.S. Military Personnel On This Day Of Infamy Marker, rear view image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 26, 2011
2. A Tribute To All U.S. Military Personnel On This Day Of Infamy Marker, rear view
0.141′ N, 81° 2.547′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Hampton Street near Wayne Street. Touch for map. Located in Columbia's Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. China - Burna - India Veterans (a few steps from this marker); The Columbia (S.C.) Holocaust Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); South Carolina State Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Columbia CL-56 (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Spirit of the American Doughboy " (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Howard School Site (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seaboard Air Line Passenger Station (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Also see . . .  The attack on Pearl Harbor. ...was a surprise military strike conducted by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941 (December 8 in Japan). The attack was intended as a preventive action in order to keep the U.S. Pacific Fleet from interfering with military actions the Empire of Japan was planning in Southeast Asia against overseas territories of the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and the United States. (Submitted on July 26, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 414 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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