Florence in Florence County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
World War II Memorial
the Men and Women
of Florence County
who answered the
call of America
in World War II
In memory of
those who gave their
young lives for
God and Country
The United Daughters of the Confederacy
of Florence, South Carolina
Erected 1947 by The United Daughters of the Confederacy of Florence, South Carolina.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 34° 11.103′ N, 79° 50.035′ 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. September 11, 2001 (a few steps from this marker); The Marine Corps League of Florence, SC (within shouting distance of this marker); Desert Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); Florence Veterans Park (within Purple Heart Recipients (within shouting distance of this marker); POW✯MIA (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ebenezer Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Florence Depot (1852) / Wilmington & Manchester RR (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 355 times since then and 18 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.