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Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial

 
 
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
1. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
Inscription.  Interstate Route 68 is dedicated in recognition and memory of those Marylanders who served in the Vietnam War 1959 - 1975 -

Dedicated August 2, 1991 -

This plaque is donated to the State of Maryland by Chapter 172 Vietnam Veterans of America, Cumberland, MD.
 
Erected 1991 by Chapter 172, Vietnam Veterans of America, Cumberland, MD.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 39° 43.066′ N, 78° 16.804′ W. Marker is near Hancock, Maryland, in Washington County. Memorial can be reached from Interstate 68 at milepost 75,, 2.7 miles west of Maryland Route 144, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located at the southern end of the parking area for the Sideling Hill Visitor Center/Rest Area, which is just off I-68 Westbound. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hancock MD 21750, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gettysburg Campaign (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The National Road (about 400 feet away); The Challenge of Sideling Hill
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
2. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
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(about 400 feet away); Sideling Hill Cut South Bench (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away); Round Top Sand Company (approx. 3.9 miles away); Round Top Heritage Area (approx. 3.9 miles away); Round Top Cement Mill (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hancock.
 
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Karl Stelly, July 23, 2013
3. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By TeamOHE, October 18, 2019
4. Interstate 68 Maryland Vietnam Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 28, 2013, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 772 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 28, 2013, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on November 29, 2021, by TeamOHE of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 24, 2022