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Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 
 
Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
1. Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Captain Rocky Versace Plaza
and
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

[In the center of the memorial:]
★ My son is ★ was ★ he often did ★ does ★ his eyes are ★ were brown ★

Tere Rios Versace
Missing in Action

[Dedication plaque:]
In Memory Of Our Friend
Tony Heisley
For It Was His Original Idea
That Led to The Creation
Of This Memorial


 
Erected by City of Alexandria.
 
Location. 38° 49.729′ N, 77° 3.618′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Groves Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Commonwealth Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22305, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Electric Railway (within shouting distance of this marker); Schools in the Town of Potomac (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Asaph Racetrack (about 500 feet away); Potomac Yard History (about 500 feet away); The Town of Potomac
Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
2. Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Vernon Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Triangle Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Corporal Charles William Hill (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
3. Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
4. Captain Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
Plaque with commissioning and dedication information image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
5. Plaque with commissioning and dedication information
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 30, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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