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144th Army Postal Unit

 
 
144th Army Postal Unit Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 10, 2016
1. 144th Army Postal Unit Marker
Inscription.
APO 144, N.Y. - WW II - Europe
England - France - Belgium

They moved the mail
They enhanced the morale
1st. Lt. Wm. K. Armstrong, ACC · S/Sgt. John D. Caidano · Sgt. Fred A. Murphy · T/4 Willis W. Cresswell · T/4 Ira Osteen · T/5 Richard W. Betts · T/5 Elvin Ciorgis · T/5 Howard J. Krumpus · T/5 Isador J. Spencer · PFC. William F. Craco · PFC. Joseph A. Nigro · PFC. Earl E. Urbani

Dedicated 1991

 
Erected 1991.
 
Location. 38° 52.854′ N, 77° 4.171′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Roosevelt Drive just west of Weeks Drive, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. The marker is in Section 32 of Arlington National Cemetery. 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. 104th Infantry Division (here, next to this marker); Civil Air Patrol (a few steps from this marker); Field Marshal Sir John Dill (within shouting distance of this marker); Amphibious Scouts and Raiders World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); 484th Bombardment Group
144th Army Postal Unit Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 10, 2016
2. 144th Army Postal Unit Marker
The marker and memorial tree can be seen in this view looking towards the north from Roosevelt Drive. Weeks Drive can be seen in the background. To the left is the "104th Infantry Division" marker.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Khe Sanh Veterans (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The 82nd Airborne Division Association (about 300 feet away); 503rd Parachute Regimental Combat Team (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
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