ANDERSON DAILY PHOTO

December 27, 2007

Star shape?

Filed under: Historic District, Markers, & Flags — lessie @ 2:41 am

I find the Anderson County Veterans Memorial to be simple and striking. I especially like the shape. A star? And the fact that the visitor walks through the monument to read the names of those from Anderson County who served during war time. A flag from each military branch flies around the U.S. and the S.C. state flags. Across from the POW / MIA flag is a marker dated 1972 with the names Robert S. Fant, Jr., Richard T. Simpson, POWs / MIAs from the Vietnam War.

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1 Comment »

  1. I’ve enjoyed your recent postings…I grew up in Anderson and each pic brings back fond memories….keep up the good work

    Comment by Carolyn — December 27, 2007 @ 2:42 pm


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