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Prosperity in Newberry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Veterans

 
 
Confederate Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 20, 2010
1. Confederate Veterans Marker
Inscription. To the Memory of

Confederate Veterans

1861 - 1865
 
Erected 1928 by The William Lester Chapter UDC.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 34° 12.561′ N, 81° 31.993′ W. Marker is in Prosperity, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on Towne Square, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prosperity SC 29127, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Rock House (approx. 4 miles away); St. Paul Lutheran Church (approx. 5 miles away); Rev. Joachim Bulow. (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mollohon Mill and Village (approx. 5.9 miles away); Bush River Quaker Meeting (approx. 6.1 miles away); Henry McNeal Turner (approx. 6.2 miles away); Calvin Crozier Murder Site (approx. 6.3 miles away); Newberry Village Cemetery (approx. 6.4 miles away).
 
Additional comments.
1. Historical Events
The William Lester Chapter UDC erected this marker in 1928 for $400. It is four feet by nine inches. The chapter was named in honor of William Lester, Captain of the
Overview from the south image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 20, 2010
2. Overview from the south
Dekalb Guards, Company G, 13th SC Volunteer Regiment. He rose to the rank of Lt. Colonel of the 13th Regiment by the close of the war.
    — Submitted December 10, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Overview from the north image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, August 20, 2010
3. Overview from the north
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 438 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2011, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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