Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Captain Richard A Morris

Marker ID:  
Location: on Charleston Highway (U.S. 178) near Park St, Bowman, SC
County: Orangeburg
Coordinates: N 33° 20.984    W 080° 40.981
  33.34973333    -80.68301666
Style: Mounted **


Captain Richard A Morris

In Memory Of
Captain Richard A. Morris
Who in crashing his crippled jet
plane at this spot February 19, 1965
and in giving his life may have
saved the lives of many townspeople
of Bowman.

Dedicated by Town of Bowman and
The American Legion Post 64.