Quantico National Cemetery in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Quantico National Cemetery
This cemetery is dedicated to the memory of all the patriotic men and women who answered their Country's call to service. Their inspiring contribution will help preserve in the hearts and lives of all Americans the spirit of patriotism, the love of Country and the willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
President of the United States
Harry M. Walters
Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Paul T. Bannai
Chief Memorial Affairs Director
May 15, 1983
Erected 1983 by Department of Veterans Affairs.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, Former U.S. Presidents: #40 Ronald Reagan, and the National Cemeteries series lists.
Location. 38° 33.201′ N, 77° 21.731′ W. Marker is in Quantico National Cemetery, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from Joplin Rd (Route 619). Marker is inside the Quantico National Cemetery Administration building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18424 Joplin Rd, Triangle VA 22172, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Quantico National Cemetery Carillon (here, next to this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sixth Marine Division (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Marine Division Association Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Commonwealth of Virginia Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); U.S. Servicemen and Women Held Prisoner by Terrorists MemorialEdson's Raiders (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico National Cemetery.
Also see . . . Quantico National Cemetery. Department of Veterans Affairs website. (Submitted on November 6, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 6, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 801 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 6, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.