District Five War Memorial

District Five War Memorial (HM6X1)

Location: Lyman, SC 29365 Spartanburg County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 56.993', W 82° 7.411'

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[East Base]:
This memorial is dedicated to the men and women of this area who have served in the armed forces of the United States and to those who gave their life in Performance of the service.

Erected by the people of District 5 School AreaSpartanburg County and dedicated May 26, 1991

[East Face dedicated to U.S. Army killed in action]:
God
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
Jn. 15:13, KJV
WW II
Allison, J. Horace · Brady, Harold V. · Brown, Lee E. · Cardell, Benjah W. · Foster, Thomas A. · Fowler, Fred M. · Garner, Lee W. · Harper, John P. · Hendrix, Simeon L. · Leslie, B.F. · Morgan, Daniel C. · Mullinax, T. Richard · Nelms, Troy E. · Vernon, Frank L. · Faughn, Roy C.

Korea
Boyles, Ralph L. · Buckner, McKindley G. · Eubanks, Eurrel, Jr. · Rhodes, Clyde, Jr.

Vietnam
Federline, A. Marshall · Mitchell, Donald T. · Pruitt, David M. · Trusty, Michael J.

1982
Pettigrew, Kenneth D.

[North Face dedicated to U.S. Navy killed in action]:
Duty
In a righteous cause they won immortal glory and nobly served their nation in serving mankind.? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Woodrow Wilson

WW II
Bruce, Ellis P. · Hadden, James H. Jr. · Young, Alfred H.

[North Base]:
Gulf War, 1990-1991
The people of this area commend the members of the Armed Forces of the U.S. who so valiantly served their country during the Gulf War, and who have earned for themselves a lofty and noble place in America's history.

[West Face dedicated to U.S. Marines killed in action]:
Honor
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Sir Winston Churchill

WW II
Smith, James O. (USMC)

2005
Keith, Christopher J. (US Army)

[West Base]:
From this location Battery B, 1st Bn, 178th F. A. Regiment South Carolina National Guard, departed for Fort Bragg, N.C. to be inducted into the U. S. Army on Jan. 27, 1941, and served until the end of World War II in 1945. [True and Tried]

[Face dedicated to U.S. Air Force killed in action]:
COUNTRY
It is honorable to die for one's country.

WW II
Barry, James R. · Groce, L. Agustus, Jr. · Hamrick, George A. · Pearson, Robert L. Jr. · Primrose, William E.

1968
Eubanks, J. Douglas

"Spirit, that made those heroes dare to die, and leave their children free. Bid time and nature gently spare the shaft we raise to them and thee.
? ? ? ? ? Ralph Waldo Emerson
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HM NumberHM6X1
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Year Placed1991
Placed ByPeople of District 5 School Area
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 8:21am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 397412 N 3868061
Decimal Degrees34.94988333, -82.12351667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 56.993', W 82° 7.411'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 56' 59.58" N, 82° 7' 24.66" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 Spartanburg Rd, Lyman SC 29365, US
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