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South Carolina Veterans Memorial

 
 
South Carolina Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
1. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
[Flag Base]:
In Honor of
South Carolina Veterans
of the United States Armed Forces

[South Bench Inscription]
Dedicated - Veterans Day
November 11, 2005
United States Army
United States Marine Corps
United States Navy
United States Air Force
United States Coast Guard
POW-MIA

[Assembly Street Inscription]
The State of South Carolina is eternally grateful to her sons and daughters who honorably served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America.

[North Bench Inscription]
Armed Forces of the United States
Veterans Monument Commission

Chairman
Senator John Courson
Senator John Drummond
Senator Kay Petterson
Representative Liston D Barfield
Representative James H. Harrison
Representative Lonnie Hosey
Colonel Lewis C Ballington
Colonel Jack L Van Loan
Colonel Barringer F Wingard Jr

 
Erected 2005 by State of South Carolina.
 
Location. 33° 59.983′ N, 81° 2.067′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Assembly Street (State Highway 48), on the right when
South Carolina Veterans Memorial<br>Flag Base image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
2. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
Flag Base
traveling south. Touch for map. Monument is located in the west section of the SC Statehouse grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cap. Swanson Lunsford (here, next to this marker); Spanish-American War Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Here Stood The State House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); J. Marion Sims (about 300 feet away); Palmetto Regiment (about 300 feet away); Quoin-Stones (about 300 feet away); Sherman’s Artillery (about 300 feet away); The State House of South Carolina (about 400 feet away); Assembly Street (about 500 feet away); Robert E. Lee Memorial Highway (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Categories. Military
 
South Carolina Veterans Memorial<br>South Bench Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
3. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
South Bench Inscription
South Carolina Veterans Memorial<br>Assembly Street Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
4. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
Assembly Street Inscription
South Carolina Veterans Memorial<br>North Bench Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
5. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
North Bench Inscription
South Carolina Veterans Memorial<br>East Bench image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 25, 2011
6. South Carolina Veterans Memorial
East Bench
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 517 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 29, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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