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Marlon Francisco Morales

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2017
1. Marlon Francisco Morales Marker
Inscription.  The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Board of Directors, in recognition of the contribution of Officer Marlon Morales, who through courage and valor gave his life for the mission of Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and the protection of its patrons, has dedicated this Metro Transit Police Station to forever be known as the

Marlon Francisco Morales Memorial Building

Marlon Francisco Morales
Law Enforcement Officer, Husband, Father and Friend
December 26, 1968 - June 13, 2001

In honor of Metro Transit Police Officer
Marlon Francisco Morales,
who was mortally wounded
at the U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial
Cardozo Metrorail Station on
June 10, 2001

 
Erected 2001 by Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.
 
Location. 38° 57.249′ N, 77° 0.258′ W. Marker is in Lamond Riggs, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 1st Place Northeast south of Riggs Road Northeast
Marlon Francisco Morales Building with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2017
2. Marlon Francisco Morales Building with Marker
, on the right when traveling north. On the side of the Marlon F. Morales Building that faces First Place Northeast. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5315 First Place Northeast, Washington DC 20011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. WOOK-TV Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Those Who Lost Their Lives on June 22, 2009 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Totten (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. 0.4 miles away); Legacy Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Defenses of Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. half a mile away); Opha May Jacob Johnson Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Officer Marlon Francisco Morales. (Submitted on November 30, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansLaw EnforcementRailroads & Streetcars
 
Sign on the building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones
3. Sign on the building

5315
First Place N.E.
District 1 Substation
Marlon F. Morales
Building
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 16, 2020. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 30, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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