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World War II Marine Divisions Memorial

 
 
World War II Marine Divisions Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
1. World War II Marine Divisions Memorial
Inscription.  
Dedicated
to the
U.S. Marine Divisions
(FMF) World War II

To all those who made the ultimate sacrifice
in the service of their country
by the
Maryland Chapter
First Marine Division Association
1996

Flag Pole Erected by William Fosnaught, Jr.
Boy Scout Troop #807
June 10, 1995

 
Erected 1996 by Maryland Chapter, First Marine Division Association.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Cemeteries marker series.
 
Location. 39° 16.559′ N, 76° 42.398′ W. Marker is in Catonsville, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Frederick Avenue (State Highway 144) and Mallow Hill Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located near the center of the Baltimore National Cemetery grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5501 Frederick Avenue, Catonsville MD 21228, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Address by President Lincoln (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baltimore National Cemetery
First Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
2. First Marine Division Association Memorial
World War II 1942-1945
North China 1945-1949
Korea 1950-1955
Vietnam 1965-1971
Southwest Asia 1990-1991
Peacetime
Semper Fidelis
Maryland Chapter – Dedicated 1995
(approx. 0.2 miles away); 6-Mile Marker on the National Road (approx. 1.1 miles away); In Memory of Mary Young Pickersgill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Irvington (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Citizens of Irvington (approx. 1.2 miles away); A Civil Rights Milestone (approx. 1.4 miles away); This Memorial is Dedicated to all the Men and Women of the Catonsville area (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Catonsville.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
2nd Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
3. 2nd Marine Division Association Memorial
World War II 1942-1945
Guadalcanal
Tarawa
Saipan
Tinian
Okinawa
Peacetime
Lebanon 1958
Cuban Crisis 1962
Dominican Republic 1965
Grenada 1983
Desert Shield 1990-1991
Bosnia 1995-1996
Semper Fidelis
NY MD OH PA DE NJ
Mid Atlantic Chapter Dedicated 1996
3rd Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
4. 3rd Marine Division Association Memorial
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
Peacetime
Presidential Unit Citation
Iwo Jima • 1945
Vietnam • 1965-1967
Navy Unit Commendation
Iwo Jima • 1945
Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm
Honor • Fidelity • Valor
Dedicated September 14, 1996
Fourth Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
5. Fourth Marine Division Association Memorial
Uncommon Valor was a Common Virtue
Roi Namur
Saipan
Tinian
Iwo Jima
Semper Fidelis
Chapter 25 Maryland 1994
Fifth Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
6. Fifth Marine Division Association Memorial
Iwo Jima • 1945
Japan • 1945
Vietnam • 1966-1970
Dedicated September 14, 1996
Sixth Marine Division Association Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
7. Sixth Marine Division Association Memorial
World War II 1943-1945
Okinawa
Makin
Solomons
Bougainville
Marshalls
World War II
Saipan
Guam
China
Japan
North China 1945-1946
Semper Fidelis
Dedicated September 14, 1996
World War II Marine Divisions Memorial (<i>wide view  marker visible at base of flag pole</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 9, 2019
8. World War II Marine Divisions Memorial (wide view marker visible at base of flag pole)
The six individual Marine Division memorials are positioned in sequence, in a large semi-circle, with three on each side of the flag pole.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on June 13, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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