Emmitsburg in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fallen Fireﬁghters Memorial
"Dedicated to the thousands of Firefighters who have lost their lives in the very act of saving others."
Ronald Reagan, President.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Location. 39° 41.699′ N, 77° 19.554′ W. Marker is in Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from Seton Avenue (Business U.S. 15) 0.6 miles south of Main Street (U.S. 140), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Monument is located on the grounds of FEMA's National Emergency Training Center. Marker is in this post office area: Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. White Ash Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); "To Lift a Nation" (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The White House (about 700 feet away); Site of St. Joseph's College (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Joseph's Valley Camp (approx. 0.3 miles away); Daughters of Charity (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gen. John F. Reynolds (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emmitsburg.
Also see . . . National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. (Submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,400 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.