Near Colonial Beach in Westmoreland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Charles B. Smith
99th Fighter Squadron
—(Tuskegee Airmen) —
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number JT 21.)
Location. 38° 11.782′ N, 77° 0.336′ W. Marker is near Colonial Beach, Virginia, in Westmoreland County. Marker can be reached from James Monroe Highway (Virginia Route 205) 0.2 miles south of Ferry Landing (Virginia Route 638), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This marker is located south of the baseball field parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Beach VA 22443, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured History at Oak Grove (approx. one mile away); Westmoreland Association (approx. one mile away); Bristol Iron Works (approx. 2.3 miles away); King George County / Westmoreland County (approx. 2.4 miles away); Soldier - Statesman President James Monroe (approx. 3.2 miles away); Birthplace of Monroe (approx. 3.3 miles away); James Monroe (approx. 3.3 miles away); Birthplace of James Monroe (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Colonial Beach.
Also see . . . Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site. National Park Service (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Heroes • War, World II •
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