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College Park War Memorial

 
 
College Park War Memorial, Marker Panel 1 image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 13, 2013
1. College Park War Memorial, Marker Panel 1
Inscription.
Panel 1:
This memorial is dedicated
to the men and women
of the United States of America
- Veterans and Volunteers -
who gave of themselves
so that the principles of
Justice, Freedom, and Democracy
might be preserved
30 May 1993


Panel 2:
[Seal of the] City of College Park, Maryland

Panel 3:
In memory of
the men in this area
who made the supreme sacrifice
while serving in the Armed Forces
of World War II
*****
Thomas Beardsley
Robert Aitcheson
John Kleiner
Connie Midkiff
Paul Eugene Phillips


HONOR
COURAGE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE

 
Erected 1993 by City of College Park.
 
Location. 38° 59.921′ N, 76° 55.866′ W. Marker is in College Park, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is at the intersection of Rhode Island Avenue (U.S. 1) and Greenbelt Road, on the right when traveling north on Rhode Island Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: College Park MD 20742, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Maryland's First State Tree Nursery, 1914-1950 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Welcome to the Luther Goldman Birding Trail
Seal of College Park - War Memorial, Marker Panel 2 image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 13, 2013
2. Seal of College Park - War Memorial, Marker Panel 2
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Founders’ Gateway (approx. ¾ mile away); Dervey Augusta Lomax (approx. ¾ mile away); Engineering 100 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Clarence Mitchell, Jr. (approx. 0.9 miles away); R. Lee Hornbake Library (approx. 0.9 miles away); Washington, Spa Spring & Gretta Railroad (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in College Park.
 
Categories. HeroesNotable PersonsWar, World II
 
College Park War Memorial, Marker Panel 3 image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 13, 2013
3. College Park War Memorial, Marker Panel 3
College Park War Memorial Marker Panels image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 13, 2013
4. College Park War Memorial Marker Panels
College Park War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 13, 2013
5. College Park War Memorial
College Park War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 20, 2013
6. College Park War Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   6. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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