Near Carrabelle in Franklin County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
World War II D-Day Training Site
Erected 2001 by Camp Gordon Johnston Association and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-427.)
Location. 29° 49.763′ N, 84° 41.538′ W. Marker is near Carrabelle, Florida, Touch for map. Located at a rest area, just a few miles west of Carrabelle. Very close to the lighthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Carrabelle FL 32322, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Gordon Johnston Training Area (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crooked River Lighthouse History (approx. half a mile away); The Legend of Tate's Hell (approx. 2.2 miles away); Marvin N. Justiss Building (approx. 2.2 miles away); Camp Gordon Johnston (approx. 6.6 miles away); William Augustus Bowles (approx. 11.7 miles away).
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Categories. • 20th Century • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,887 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Tristan Budd of Kingsland, Georgia. 2. submitted on July 27, 2013. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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