Quantico Marine Corps Base in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Rear Admiral, Medical Corps
United States Navy
1884 - 1953
First Post Surgeon at Quantico
On the foundation he laid,
the structure of amphibious
medicine was built.
Location. 38° 31.2′ N, 77° 17.796′ W. Marker is in Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Barnett Avenue west of Martin Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quantico VA 22134, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kelly Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Crusading for Right (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Acquisition of Quantico Marine Reservation (approx. 0.2 miles away); Molly Marine (approx. 0.2 miles away); H-3-7 Korea 1950 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jordan Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Waller Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barber Fitness Center (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico Marine Corps Base.
Also see . . .
1. William Leake Mann, Jr. Some information about Admiral Mann. (Submitted on November 25, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. A manual on foot care and shoe fitting for officers of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. In 1920, while serving as Post Surgeon, the Lieutenant Commander Mann published this book. (Submitted on November 25, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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