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Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

"Price of Freedom"

Created by Greg Wyatt 2010

 

— Sponsored by Newington Cropsey Foundation —

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
1. "Price of Freedom" Marker
Inscription.  
Iwo Jima
Okinawa

Peleliu
Midway

Coral Sea
Guadalcanal

Battle of the Philippine Sea
Leyte Gulf

Babble of the Bulge
Operation Overloard
D-Day Invasion

Operation Torch
Invasion of Northern Africa
Crossing the Rhine

Operation Avalanche
Invasion of Italy
Defeating the Luftwaffe

Doolittle Raid
on Mainland Japan
The Regensburg-Schweinfurt
Mission

Tuskegee Airmen
Bomber Escort over Europe
Atomic Bombings of
Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Guadalcanal (Land Battle) Tarawa

Iwo Jima
Okinawa

 
Erected 2010 by Newington Cropsey Foundation.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
 
Location. 38° 52.966′ N, 77° 3.964′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Memorial can be reached from
"Price of Freedom" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
2. "Price of Freedom" Marker
Memorial Avenue west of Virginia Route 110, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Memorial Avenue, 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. 101st Airborne Division (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richard Evelyn Byrd (about 300 feet away); Armored Forces (about 300 feet away); Women in Military Service for America Memorial (about 500 feet away); 4th Infantry (Ivy) Division (about 600 feet away); The 23rd Regimental Combat Team in Korea (about 600 feet away); Seabees ~ Can Do (about 700 feet away); 551st Parachute Infantry Battalion (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
"Price of Freedom" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
3. "Price of Freedom" Marker
"Price of Freedom" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
4. "Price of Freedom" Marker
"Price of Freedom" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
5. "Price of Freedom" Marker
"Price of Freedom" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
6. "Price of Freedom" Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 27, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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