Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Crown Princess Märtha of Norway
1901 - 1954
This monument, created by Kirsten Kokkin, was erected in 2005 as a gift from the Norwegian American Foundation to His Majesty King Harald V of Norway and the Norwegian Government in memory of the King’s mother and her outstanding contribution to the war effort of the Norwegians in exile during World War II.
Erected 2005 by the Norwegian American Foundation.
Location. 38° 55.471′ N, 77° 3.998′ W. Marker is in Northwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue, NW and 34th Street, NW, on the right when traveling west on Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2720 34th Street, NW, Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Russian Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The National War Memorial Shrine of the Russian Orthodox Church of America St. Vladimir Millennial Bell Tower (about 600 feet away); Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral Cornerstone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bishop Aimilianos Laloussis (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sir Winston Churchill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nelson Mandela (approx. 0.4 miles away); Herb Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Northwest.
Also see . . . Crown Princess Märtha of Norway. (Submitted on June 2, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Embassy Row
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
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