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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Selfless Service

 
 
Selfless Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 11, 2012
1. Selfless Service Marker
Inscription.
Buffalo Soldiers and the Charge for San Juan Hill 1 July 1898

“Rally on the flag boys!”
Sgt. George Berry
10th US Cavalry Regiment
San Juan Hill, Cuba, 1898
 
Location. 40° 12.333′ N, 77° 9.436′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker can be reached from Army Heritage Drive. Touch for map. Located at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (Open to Public). Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam Fire Support Base (within shouting distance of this marker); One-Oh-Five (within shouting distance of this marker); 360 Degrees of Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Duty (within shouting distance of this marker); New and Improved but Not Soon Enough: (within shouting distance of this marker); A Tough Nut To Crack (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of the Ia Drang Valley (within shouting distance of this marker); Bill Beck and Russell Adams (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Regarding Selfless Service. One of several waysides highlighting Army values.
 
Categories. African AmericansWar, Spanish-American

 
Insert - 9th Cavalry troopers image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 11, 2012
2. Insert - 9th Cavalry troopers
Insert - Sgt. George Berry image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 11, 2012
3. Insert - Sgt. George Berry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 120 times since then. Last updated on June 21, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A wide shot of the marker and its surroundings. • Can you help?
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