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Hélène De Beir

 
 
Hélène De Beir Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
1. Hélène De Beir Marker
Inscription.

Hélène De Beir
(Kortrijk, Belgium 1974)
Studied at SAIS 1998-1999
Murdered in a violent ambush
whilst working to alleviate
the suffering of the Afghan People
on the 2nd of June 2004
in Khair Khana, Afghanistan

 
Location. 38° 54.505′ N, 77° 2.418′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Massachusetts Avenue Northwest east of 18th Street NW, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This segment of the Berlin Wall... (a few steps from this marker); "Single Form" (a few steps from this marker); The Paul and Phyllis Nitze Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bernardo O'Higgins (within shouting distance of this marker); You are standing at the edge of Embassy Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew Mellon Building (about 500 feet away); General Federation of Women’s Clubs (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkWar, AfghanistanWomen
 
Hélène De Beir Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
2. Hélène De Beir Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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