Near Quantico in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
United States Marine Corps
Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines
1st Marine Division, X Corps
the Congressional Medal of Honor
for actions during the Battle
of Inchon, Korea
15 September 1950
This intrepid Marine willingly gave his life in the protection of his Marines and beloved nation.
His courage, prudence and character exemplify the qualities expected of a Marine officer.
Erected 2012 by United States Marine Corps.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
Location. 38° 29.96′ N, 77° 26.451′ W. Marker is near Quantico, Virginia, in Stafford County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Tripoli Avenue and Montezuma Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quantico VA 22134, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. O'Bannon Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Marine Officers Basic Class 6-67 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Basic School Class of 2-19659th Special Basic Class (about 300 feet away); 10th Special Basic Class (about 300 feet away); 5th Special Basic Class (about 300 feet away); Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties (about 400 feet away); First Special Basic Class (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.