Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
65th Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army
Official seals of the Department of the Army and the 65th Infantry Regiment
Dedicado a los soldados de El Regimiento 65 de Infantería, Ejército de los Estados Unidos, por su Valentía y Patriotismo durante la Guerra de Corea, 1950 - 1953.
Erected 2000 by Department of the Army.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Heroes • Hispanic Americans • War, Korean. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
Location. 38° 52.507′ N, 77° 4.487′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Memorial is on Lawton Drive. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery Section 21 - off Lawton Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Task Force Smith (a few steps from this marker); African American Veterans of the Korean WarArmy, Navy, and Air Force Nurses (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Fourth Infantry Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish American War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Nurses Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of the Bulge Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); 1961 - 1975 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other memorials to the 65th Infantry Regiment, The Borinqueneers entered into the Historical Marker database
Also see . . . History of Puerto Rico's 65th Infantry Regiment, U.S.A. (Submitted on September 7, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
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