DARLINGTON — J. Warren Coggeshall,

was born in Darlington County, a son of the late Alvin C. and Annie W. Coggeshall. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1916. 2015_11_24_10_11_12_003He served in the U. S. Army in the Mexican Boarder Incident, in France during the World War I with the Rainbow Division (and was awarded the Purple Heart) and in World War II. Uniquely enough, he and his son both served in WWII.2015_11_24_10_11_12_004

File_005He was a civil engineer and was employed by the S. C. Highway Department for many years. He was a member of Central Baptist Church, American Legion Post No. 13, Damon Hunting Club.

 

Interested in our Activities?Let us update you on upcoming events.

Don’t miss the chance to participate in some really fun and educational events.

Tags:

Categories:

One response

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Wishing you a very MERRY CHRISTMAS

This Christmas, we celebrate our successes in 2021 and begin to look towards 2022 and the groundbreaking of our new museum addition.