Bethesda in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Walter Reed Memorial
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Science & Medicine. A significant historical date for this entry is June 28, 2013.
Location. 39° 0.196′ N, 77° 5.616′ W. Marker is in Bethesda, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Palmer Road, 0.2 miles east of Wood Road. Marker is in the Healing Plaza at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 Wood Road, Bethesda MD 20814, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 Walter Reed Monument (here, next to this marker); "All are Welcome to the Healing Plaza" (a few steps from this marker); National Naval Medical Center (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Naval Medical Center in the 1940s (about 700 feet away); Old Spring House & Pool of Bethesda (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Centennial Anchor (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Louis Stokes Laboratories (approx. half a mile away); President Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicated the NIH Bethesda campus on this site, October 31, 1940 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethesda.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.