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Catonsville in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War II Marine Divisions Memorial

 
 
World War II Marine Divisions Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
1. World War II Marine Divisions Memorial
Inscription.  
Dedicated
to the
U.S. Marine Divisions
(FMF) World War II

To all those who made the ultimate sacrifice
in the service of their country
by the
Maryland Chapter
First Marine Division Association
1996

Flag Pole Erected by William Fosnaught, Jr.
Boy Scout Troop #807
June 10, 1995

 
Erected 1996 by Maryland Chapter, First Marine Division Association.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 39° 16.559′ N, 76° 42.398′ W. Marker is in Catonsville, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Frederick Avenue (State Highway 144) and Mallow Hill Road, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located near the center of the Baltimore National Cemetery grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5501 Frederick Avenue, Catonsville MD 21228, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
World War II Marine Divisions Memorial (<i>wide view • marker visible at base of flag pole</i>) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
2. World War II Marine Divisions Memorial (wide view • marker visible at base of flag pole)
The six individual Marine Division memorials are positioned in sequence, in a large semi-circle, with three on each side of the flag pole.
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within walking distance of this marker. Fourth Marine Division Assoc W.W. II (here, next to this marker); Fifth Marine Division Association Memorial (here, next to this marker); 3rd Marine Division Association Memorial (here, next to this marker); Sixth Marine Division Association Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 2nd Marine Division Association (a few steps from this marker); First Marine Division Association Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Address by President Lincoln (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Catonsville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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May. 20, 2022