Quantico Marine Corps Base in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
1935 – 1962
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Location. 38° 31.097′ N, 77° 20.696′ W. Marker is in Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Russell Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quantico VA 22134, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prince William County / Stafford County (approx. 0.8 miles away); Road to Yorktown (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune (approx. 1.7 miles away); Once a Marine .... Always a Marine (approx. 1.8 miles away); Soldiers of the Sea (approx. 1.8 miles away); Second Battalion, 4th Marines (approx. 1.8 miles away); HMM-362 Ugly Angels Vietnam Memorial “Wing” (approx. 1.8 miles away); The ‘Striking Sixth’ Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away).
Signs near this marker identify the area as being a Loblolly Pine plantation.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,559 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on December 28, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on April 20, 2011, by Robert Sites USMC (ret) of Quantico, Virginia. 2, 3. submitted on October 19, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.