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Greenwood World War Monument

Greenwood World War Monumentloupe
USA 29646

Located in what is now Uptown Greenwood, this monument initially paid tribute to the fallen from World War I but later included those from World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. Originally placed in 1929, the remaining two sides were put to good use in their own time.

North Plaque: Erected November 11, 1929 by the Greenwood Post No. 20 of the American Legion the Legion Auxiliary and the Citizens of Greenwood County in honor of the brave men who sacrificed their lives so that liberty and justice might reign throughout the world.


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