Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
July 1, 1898 - July 1, 1998
Erected 1998 by the 24th Infantry Regimental Combat Team Association.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • War, Spanish-American. In addition, it is included in the Buffalo Soldiers, the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt, and the National Cemeteries series lists.
Location. 38° 52.529′ N, 77° 4.561′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is in Section 22 of the National Cemetery, off McPherson Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rough Riders (here, next to this marker); Battle of the Bulge Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Nurses Memorial (within shouting African American Veterans of the Korean War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Army, Navy, and Air Force Nurses (about 300 feet away); "The Borinqueneers" (about 400 feet away); Task Force Smith (about 400 feet away); Spanish American War Memorial (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
Also see . . .
1. The Battles of El Caney and San Juan Hill. (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Black participation in the Spanish-American War. (Submitted on September 27, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
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