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Florence in Florence County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

POW✯MIA

 
 
POW * MIA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
1. POW * MIA Marker
Inscription.
(Front):
In honor of all
American
Prisoners of War
and
Missing in Action

Dedicated by
Rolling Thunder
South Carolina Chapter 4 Florence
2008

(Reverse):
POW*MIA emblem, WWI, WWII, Korea, Cold War, Vietnam, Persian Gulf, Iraq, Afghanistan.
Never Forget


[Seals of the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard]
 
Erected 2008 by Rolling Thunder South Carolina Chapter 4 Florence.
 
Location. 34° 11.069′ N, 79° 50.092′ W. Marker is in Florence, South Carolina, in Florence County. Marker can be reached from Woody Jones Boulevard. Touch for map. Inside the Florence Veterans Park. Entrance is from the Florence Civic Center parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Florence SC 29501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Marine Corps League of Florence, SC (within shouting distance of this marker); Florence Veterans Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Desert Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial
POW * MIA Marker Reverse image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
2. POW * MIA Marker Reverse
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Purple Heart Recipients (about 400 feet away); September 11, 2001 (about 400 feet away); Ebenezer Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Florence Depot (1852) / Wilmington & Manchester RR (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
Categories. Military
 
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
3. Overview
The Florence Veterans Park image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, January 24, 2012
4. The Florence Veterans Park
Sign at the entrance to the park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 363 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 5, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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