Arcadia in DeSoto County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The British Plot
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Erected 1968 by The Rotary Club of Arcadia, Florida.
Location. 27° 13.566′ N, 81° 52.228′ W. Marker is in Arcadia, Florida, in DeSoto County. Marker can be reached from Levines Street west of North Johnson Avenue. Touch for map. Oak Ridge Cemetery access is on Levines Street. Marker is in this post office area: Arcadia FL 34266, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Arcadia Oak Ridge Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Florida Baptist Orphanage (approx. 0.7 miles away); Arcadia City Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); Arcadia Historic District (approx. one mile away); DeSoto County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Owens Community School (approx. 5 miles away); Fort Ogden (approx. 11.2 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Oak Ridge Cemetery. (Submitted on December 1, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
2. Union Jack Marks the Spot Where 23 Royal Air Force Cadets Lie...(LAT, May 24, 1987). Longstanding British tradition stated that British soldiers were to be buried where they fell. (Submitted on December 2, 2017.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 78 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.