Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Captain John O.Donaldson



Marker ID: SCHM 23-26
Location: on Exchange St, Greenwood, SC
County: Greenville
Coordinates: N 34° 45.131    W 082° 21.447
  34.75218333    -82.35745
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

John Owen Donaldson (1897-1930),for whom the base was named after,grew up in Greenville and attended Furman University and Cornell University before joining the British Royal Air Force in World War I.He became an ace,shooting down eight enemy planes,and w


Notes:

Two sided - Donaldson Air Force Base
One of two identical markers on the base