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Ninety Six in Greenwood County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Militiamen

 
 
Militiamen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 18, 2011
1. Militiamen Marker
Inscription.
(A part-time soldier who was not part of a standing army.)

During both battles at Ninety Six,
citizens took part. These men were not
trained regular soldiers. After the battles
ended, they returned back to their homes
and everyday lives.

 
Erected 2011.
 
Location. 34° 8.697′ N, 82° 1.381′ W. Marker is in Ninety Six, South Carolina, in Greenwood County. Marker can be reached from South Cambridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is located on the walking trail north of the Old Stockade Fort on the grounds of Ninety Six National Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Ninety Six SC 29666, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sharpshooter (within shouting distance of this marker); "Light Horse Harry" Lee Takes the Stockade Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stockade Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); Monument to James Birmingham (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Birmingham (about 300 feet away); First Blood Shed for Liberty (about
Militiamen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 18, 2011
2. Militiamen Marker
400 feet away); Ninety Six National Historic Site (about 500 feet away); The Lost Town of Cambridge (about 500 feet away); Ninety Six National Historic Site / Greenwood County (about 500 feet away); Spring Branch (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ninety Six.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Militiamen Marker and Silhoutte image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 18, 2011
3. Militiamen Marker and Silhoutte
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 20, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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