Eugene Blakely Sloan

Eugene Blakely Sloan (HMWT0)

Location: Clinton, SC 29325 Laurens County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 28.233', W 81° 52.517'

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Son of Eugene Blakely Sloan I
and Janie Pressly Lindsay Sloan
Born February 22, 1922, Clinton, S.C.
Died April 6, 1969, Hunting Island, S.C.

Editor, Author, Photographer,
Naturalist, Teacher

Educated at Erskine College
and University of S.C. Law School.
Army Air Corps Officer, World War II

He was the First Recipient
of
The Gonzales Award for Distinguished Journalism
"He wrote knowingly about
South Carolina, it's people,
places, issues, and its life's
blood...He worked with clean hands
and honest heart...Dedication...
Fairness...Intent on Good."

He believed and practiced a strong
philosophy of life: "This above all: to thine own self
be true, And it must follow, as the night the day,
Thou canst not then be false to any man," and "No man
is an island...And therefore never send to know
for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee..."
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 12:46am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 419616 N 3814679
Decimal Degrees34.47055000, -81.87528333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 28.233', W 81° 52.517'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 28' 13.98" N, 81° 52' 31.02" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 202 S Owens St, Clinton SC 29325, US
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