Historic Markers Across South Carolina



108th Division



Marker ID: SCHM 
Location: Jackson Blvd., Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC
County: Richland
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Style: Free Standing **
 



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The “Golden Griffon” Division was created in 1946 as the 108th Airborne Division of the Army Reserve. It was reorganized as an infantry division in 1952, as a training division in 1956, and as an institutional training division in 1993. It has trained Fort Jackson soldiers since the early 1950s and mobilized units here for active service in 1991 and 2001.

Erected by the 108th Division (Institutional Training), 2003


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