Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
—July 1, 1898 - July 1, 1998 —
Erected 1998 by the 24th Infantry Regimental Combat Team Association.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Buffalo Soldiers marker series.
Location. 38° 52.529′ N, 77° 4.561′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Touch for map. Marker is in Section 22 of the National Cemetery, off McPherson Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rough Riders (here, next to this marker); Battle of the Bulge Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish-American War Nurses Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); African American Veterans of the Korean War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Army, Navy, and Air Force Nurses (about 300 feet away); "The Borinqueneers" Task Force Smith (about 400 feet away); Spanish American War Memorial (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
Also see . . .
1. The Battles of El Caney and San Juan Hill. (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Black participation in the Spanish-American War. (Submitted on September 27, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Heroes • Military • War, Spanish-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,089 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on September 28, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.