Near Fort Walton Beach in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Revolutionary War Patriots
Presented by Choctawhatchee Bay Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution in honor of the 250th anniversary of the United States.
Erected 2021 by Choctawhatchee Bay Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1775.
Location. 30° 23.901′ N, 86° 35.594′ W. Marker is near Fort Walton Beach, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Marker can be reached from Miracle Strip Parkway, SE (U.S. 98) west of Pier Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Choctawhatchee Bay Chapter Daughters of the Americ, Fort Walton Beach FL 32548, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Margaret Corbin (here, next to this marker); Cathay Williams Naseema (within shouting distance of this marker); Lenah Higbee (within shouting distance of this marker); Leigh Ann Hester (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jacqueline Cochran (about 400 feet away); Sharon Ann Lane (about 400 feet away); Jonita Ruth Bonham (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Walton Beach.
More about this marker. Located behind the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Convention Center on Okaloosa Island and close to the Veterans Park Rookery. Parking is available at the Convention Center. The park features eight statues in honor of women who have sacrificed for our country as true patriots.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 20, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 20, 2022, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.