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“The Borinqueneers”

65th Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army

 
 
"The Borinqueneers" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, August 30, 2008
1. "The Borinqueneers" Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the men of the 65th Infantry Regiment, United States Army, for their valor and patriotism during the Korean War, 1950 - 1953.

Official seals of the Department of the Army and the 65th Infantry Regiment

Dedicado a los soldados de El Regimiento 65 de Infantería, Ejército de los Estados Unidos, por su Valentía y Patriotismo durante la Guerra de Corea, 1950 - 1953.
 
Erected 2000 by Department of the Army.
 
Location. 38° 52.507′ N, 77° 4.487′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Lawton Drive. Click for map. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery Section 21 - off Lawton Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Task Force Smith (a few steps from this marker); African American Veterans of the Korean War (a few steps from this marker); Army, Navy, and Air Force Nurses (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Fourth Infantry Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish American War Memorial (within shouting
"The Borinqueneers" Marker and memorial tree image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, August 30, 2008
2. "The Borinqueneers" Marker and memorial tree
ANC, Section 21.
distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Nurses Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of the Bulge Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Rough Riders (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other memorials to the 65th Infantry Regiment, The Borinqueneers entered into the Historical Marker database
 
Also see . . .  History of Puerto Rico's 65th Infantry Regiment, U.S.A. (Submitted on September 7, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
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