Fort Lee in Prince George County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
wise in the arts of
war and industries of peace.
She led through victory
to peace and prosperity.
Location. 37° 14.593′ N, 77° 20.768′ W. Marker is in Fort Lee, Virginia, in Prince George County. Marker is on A Ave. near 22nd St.. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the US Army Women's Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 A Avenue, Fort Lee VA 23801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Defense of the Nation (a few steps from this marker); Woman Warrior (a few steps from this marker); City Point and Hopewell (approx. 0.3 miles away); Women's Army Corps Training Center (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jordon Family Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Battery 6 (approx. half a mile away); The Siege of Petersburg (approx. 0.6 miles away); Prelude to Petersburg (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Lee.
Regarding Pallas Athene. The head of "Pallas Athene" was approved as the insignia for the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in 1942. The Women’s Army Corps was disestablished as a separate corps of the
Also see . . . US Army Women's Museum. (Submitted on March 13, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2017, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.