Fort Meade in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
"Brave Rifles - Veterans" - Winfield Scott, General, U.S. Army
Placed here by the officers and men of the Third Armored Cavalry Regiment, 1955
Location. 39° 5.86′ N, 76° 45.236′ W. Marker is in Fort Meade, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of Mapes Road and 6th Armored Cavalry Road, on the right when traveling east on Mapes Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort George G Meade MD 20755, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Cav. Area" (here, next to this marker); Cavalry Area (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Cantonment Area (approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing); Tipton Army Airfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dedicated to all American Ex-Prisoners of War (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Battle of the Bulge (approx. 0.6 miles away); 29th Infantry Division, United States Army (approx. 0.6 miles away); Maj. Gen. Ralph H. Van Deman (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Meade.
Categories. • Military • Notable Persons • War, Mexican-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 4, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 998 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 4, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.