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505th Parachute Infantry Regimental Combat Team

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 27, 2019
1. 505th Parachute Infantry Regimental Combat Team Marker
Inscription.  
To honor those brave troopers
who fought so gallantly
to liberate Western Europe
in World War II, 1943 - 1945


Sicily


Italy


Normandy


Holland


"The Bulge"


Germany

 
Location. 38° 52.733′ N, 77° 4.08′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on McClellan Drive east of Grant Drive, on the left when traveling east. 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. 17th Airborne Division (a few steps from this marker); The Military Order of the World Wars (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Houston and H.M.A.S. Perth (within shouting distance of this marker); McClellan Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Navy Bombing Squadron VB104 (within shouting distance of this marker); 13th Airborne Division
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(within shouting distance of this marker); 63rd Infantry Division (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 173d Airborne Brigade (Sep) (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on July 27, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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