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Whitmire War Memorial

1949

 
 
Whitmire War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, April 15, 2012
1. Whitmire War Memorial Marker
Inscription. Whitmire War Memorial 1949 Erected in the honor of the men and women of Whitmire who served their country in World Wars One and Two and Dedicated to the memory of the following who made the supreme sacrifice

World War One:
Arthur Baker; Thomas O. Duncan; Curtis D. Trammell; Bronx Nelson

World War Two:
Great Britton Arrowood; Thomas Bellue; Howard Eugene Bouleware; Ralph Cochran; William T. Crosby; Gilman G. Crosby; John E. Davis; Robert V. Evans; Floyd Virgil Gilliam; James R. Hayes; James A. Johnson; Roosevelt Johnson; John Bruce Loftis, Jr.; Robert P. McCall; William McMurry; William L. McCollough; John H. Osborne; Marion E. Reed; Harold A. Senn; Lawrence E. Summers; Stanley J. Teasley; James C. Vinson
 
Erected 1949.
 
Location. 34° 30.167′ N, 81° 36.603′ W. Marker is in Whitmire, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on Union Street near Church Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Whitmire Library. Marker is in this post office area: Whitmire SC 29178, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Our Heroes of World War II ( here, next to this marker); Textile Memorial
Whitmire War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, April 15, 2012
2. Whitmire War Memorial Marker
Korean Donald C. Vinson James Whitener
( approx. mile away); Veterans Memorial ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Otterson's Fort ( approx. 6.1 miles away); Ebenezer Methodist Church ( approx. 7.5 miles away); Rose Hill Mansion ( approx. 7.8 miles away); Gist Cemetery ( approx. 7.9 miles away); The Old Quaker Cemetary (was approx. 8 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whitmire.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Whitmire War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, April 15, 2012
3. Whitmire War Memorial Marker
Vietnam Jesse Baker Leonda Sartor
Whitmire War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, April 15, 2012
4. Whitmire War Memorial Marker
Overview image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, April 15, 2012
5. Overview
Dr. Kemper D. Lake fountain image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, February 9, 2013
6. Dr. Kemper D. Lake fountain
Dr. Kemper D. Lake Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, February 9, 2013
7. Dr. Kemper D. Lake Fountain
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 16, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.   6, 7. submitted on February 19, 2013, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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