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Exhibit Opening: "Remembering Camp Wadsworth"

  • Spaprtanburg Regional History Museum 200 East Saint John Street Spartanburg, SC, 29302 United States (map)

The Spartanburg County Historical Association displays infomration, original artifacts and displays from Camp Wadsworth, a military training camp in Spartanburg, SC during the First World War between 1917-1918 marking the centiennial of the "War to End All Wars."
Pinpointing five locations on Camp Wadsworth that contributed to the war at large, this exhibit brings the living quarters and ground breaking training facilities to life. Profiles of three Spartanburg natives demonstrate the selfless acts of our historic bretheren including the most wounded soldier in the WWI, an aviation ace, and a Medal of Honor receipiant.

On display August 17, 2017- February 11, 2018 at the Regional History Museum (located in the Chapman Cultural Center)
*An exhibit of the Spartanburg County Historical Association*

Displays made possible through the generous loans of American LEgion Post 28, Mr. Jim Crocker, and Mr. Ron Crawley

Earlier Event: August 12
Living History Saturday
Later Event: August 21
Family Solar Eclipse Day