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Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wheaton Veterans Park

M-NCPPC Department of Parks Montgomery County

 
 
Wheaton Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 25, 2017
1. Wheaton Veterans Park Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to America's courageous men and women veterans

 
Erected 1978 by Maryland-National Capital Parks Planning Commission.
 
Location. 39° 2.339′ N, 77° 2.968′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Fern Street and Reedie Drive, on the right on Fern Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11200 Amherst Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Safeway (a few steps from this marker); RainScapes (within shouting distance of this marker); The Spirit of Wheaton (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stream Restoration (approx. 0.8 miles away); Evans Parkway Neighborhood Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bioretention (approx. 0.9 miles away); Emerald Ash Borer (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bioretention Gardens (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silver Spring.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wheaton Veterans Park. (Submitted on November 26, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Wheaton Veterans Urban Park. (Submitted on November 26, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Military
 
Interior of Wheaton Veterans Park image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 25, 2017
2. Interior of Wheaton Veterans Park

Dedicated to America's courageous men and women veterans
Wheaton Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 25, 2017
3. Wheaton Veterans Park Marker
Wheaton Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 25, 2017
4. Wheaton Veterans Park Marker
Dedication plaque on the grounds of the park image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 25, 2017
5. Dedication plaque on the grounds of the park

For
John P. Hewitt
in recognition of public service from
1946-74, 1987-91


The Maryland-National Capital Park
and Planning Commission
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 26, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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