Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Memorial Carillon at Arlington National Cemetery
Herein installed and presented a
carillon to the people of the
United States as a memorial to
those who died in World War II
Dedicated December 21, 1949
By President Harry S. Truman
Rededicated April 2, 1978
in memory of
those who died in Korea and Vietnam
"While these bells ring, safely rest. Freedom lives."
Location. 38° 52.599′ N, 77° 4.34′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Click for map. The marker is just north of the Tomb of the Unknowns, walking west around the Memorial Amphitheater. 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. Spirit of the Elbe (within shouting distance of this marker); Tomb of the Unknowns (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Contemplative Bench (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor, Inc. (about 400 feet away); Third Infantry Division, U.S. Army (about The Rakkasans (about 400 feet away); American Special Operations Forces (about 400 feet away); U.S. War Correspondent (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
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