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Virginia Beach, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Nationís Naval Commandos

 
 
Our Nationís Naval Commandos Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 26, 2020
1. Our Nationís Naval Commandos Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to our Nationís Commandos
Naval Combat Demolition Units (NCDU)
Amphibious Scouts and Raiders (Joint)
Office of Strategic Services Maritime Unit (OSS-MU)
U.S. Navy Underwater Demolition Teams (UDT)
U.S. Navy Sea, Air, Land (SEAL) Teams
U.S. Navy SEAL Delivery Vehicle (SDV) Teams

Americaís “Silent Professionals” since World War II
Presented by
UDT-SEAL Association
Navel Special Warfare Foundation

 
Erected by UDT-SEAL Association, Naval Special Warfare Foundation.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 36° 50.655′ N, 75° 59.324′ W. Marker is in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of 1000 Block 19th Street and Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Located within the William “Billy” Myers Sr., Veterans Memorial Park adjacent to the Tidewater Veterans Memorial. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia Beach VA 23451, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance
Our Nationís Naval Commandos Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 26, 2020
2. Our Nationís Naval Commandos Marker
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this page online
of this marker. River Rats (here, next to this marker); Pearl Harbor Survivors (here, next to this marker); In Memory of William “Billy” Myers, Sr. (here, next to this marker); “High Flight” (here, next to this marker); Disabled American Veterans Past, Present & Future (here, next to this marker); American Revolutionary War Monument (a few steps from this marker); General MacArthur Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Disabled American Veterans Past, Present & Future (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia Beach.
 
Also see . . .  Bill Myers Veterans Memorial Park. (Submitted on December 3, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
 
Veterans Memorial Dedication Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 26, 2020
3. Veterans Memorial Dedication Plaque
This park is dedicated to honor all veterans and was planned and completed by the Mayors Veterans Committee City of Virginia Beach
2002

Capt. J.B. Dadson, U.S.N. Retired
Capt. Mike Eaton, U.S.C.G. Retired
Col. Floyd M. Gilbert, U.S.A. Retired
Joann Harkins, Vietnam Veterans
CDR. Ed T. McCarthy, U.S.C.G. Retired
Charles R. Montgomery, Jr., U.S.A.
William L. Myers, U.S.A.F.
Lee Scarborough, U.S.M.C.
Johnnie L. Steele, U.S.N. Retired
Duane D. Towbridge, U.S.M.C. Retired
Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 26, 2020
4. Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 29 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 3, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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