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Jane Delano

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, March 14, 2019
1. Jane Delano Marker
Inscription.
To
Jane Delano
and 296 nurses
who died in the war
1914 — 1918


(Inscription on statue sides:)
Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night nor for the arrow that flieth by day
Nor for the pestilence that walketh in darkness nor for the destruction that wasteth at noonday.

 
Erected by American Red Cross.
 
Location. 38° 53.7′ N, 77° 2.446′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on D Street Northwest west of 17th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1730 E Street Northwest, Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory (a few steps from this marker); The American Red Cross - Harvard Field Hospital Unit (within shouting distance of this marker); The American Red Cross (within shouting distance of this marker); National Headquarters, American Red Cross (within shouting distance of this marker); Constitution Hall (about 400 feet away, measured
Jane Delano Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 14, 2019
2. Jane Delano Marker
in a direct line); Gen. John A. Rawlins Memorial (about 400 feet away); NSDAR Founders Memorial (about 500 feet away); The Octagon (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Regarding Jane Delano. The monument's inscription is from Psalm 91:5.
 
Also see . . .  Jane Arminda Delano. (Submitted on March 14, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
Categories. Science & MedicineWar, World IWomen
 
Jane Delano Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 14, 2019
3. Jane Delano Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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