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Fort Meade in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

85th Medical Battalion Avenue

 
 
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By F. Robby, June 7, 2008
1. 8th Medical Battalion Avenue Marker
Inscription.  Soldiers of the 85th Med Bn are recognized for their dedication and service while at Fort Meade. The Battalion's campaigns include Rhineland and Central Europe during WWII and Southwest Asia in 1991. In September 1992, the Battalion was transferred to Ft Lewis, Washington.

1966 - 1992.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesScience & MedicineWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1992.
 
Location. 39° 5.768′ N, 76° 43.564′ W. Marker is in Fort Meade, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of Ernie Pyle Street and 4 1/2 Street, on the left when traveling north on Ernie Pyle Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort George G Meade MD 20755, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. School for Bakers and Cooks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eisenhower's Quarters (approx. ¼ mile away); The Tank School and Tank Corps (approx. ¼ mile away); The Franklin Cantonment (approx. 0.3 miles away); Patton's Headquarters
8th Medical Battalion Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, June 7, 2008
2. 8th Medical Battalion Avenue Marker
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Post Hospital (approx. half a mile away); Hodges Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away); White Oak (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Meade.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,458 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.

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