Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Hancock in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial

 
 
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
1. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
Inscription. Interstate Route 68 is dedicated in recognition and memory of those Marylanders who served in the Vietnam War 1959 - 1975 -

Dedicated August 2, 1991 -

This plaque is donated to the State of Maryland by Chapter 172 Vietnam Veterans of America, Cumberland, MD.
 
Erected 1991 by Chapter 172, Vietnam Veterans of America, Cumberland, MD.
 
Location. 39° 43.066′ N, 78° 16.804′ W. Marker is near Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 68 at milepost 75, 2.7 miles west of Maryland Route 144, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located at the southern end of the parking area for the Sideling Hill Visitor Center/Rest Area, which is just off I-68 Westbound. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gettysburg Campaign (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sideling Hill Cut North Bench (about 400 feet away); The Challenge of Sideling Hill (about 400 feet away); The National Road (about 400 feet away); Sideling Hill Cut South Bench
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
2. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
(about 600 feet away); Sideling Hill and Town Hill Mountains (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Round Top Sand Company (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hancock.
 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesWar, Vietnam
 
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
3. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement