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Orangeburg in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Shanks Bataan Road

 
 
Camp Shanks Bataan Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
1. Camp Shanks Bataan Road Marker
Inscription.
Camp Shanks
Bataan Road
April 8, 2017
In Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Bataan Death March and In Honor of the American and Filipino Troops Whose Courage and Fortitude Inspired the Nation and the 1.3 Million Soldiers Who Embarked From Camp Shanks During WWII
Forever In Our Hearts and Minds
God Bless America

 
Erected 2017.
 
Location. 41° 3.048′ N, 73° 57.096′ W. Marker is in Orangeburg, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is at the intersection of Western Hwy. and Bataan Road, on the left when traveling north on Western Hwy.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orangeburg NY 10962, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Shanks (a few steps from this marker); Clausland Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shanks Village (approx. 0.4 miles away); Johannes J. Blauvelt Homestead (approx. half a mile away); Orangeburg World War I Monument (approx. half a mile away); Orangeburg World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Jacob J. Blauvelt Homestead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Blauvelt Lions Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orangeburg.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Camp Shanks Bataan Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 22, 2017
2. Camp Shanks Bataan Road Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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