Jacksonville in Onslow County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Onslow County 9/11 Memorial
Dedicated July 4, 2003
For the 343 Firefighters who fought a Battle in New York City on September 11, 2001
To the Marines who honored them on the Battlefields of Iraq in the Spring of 2003
Leather Helmets Leathernecks
Erected 2003 by the Fire Family Transport Foundation of the NYC Fire Department.
Location. 34° 44.831′ N, 77° 24.861′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, North Carolina, in Onslow County. Marker can be reached from Montford Landing Road near Lejeune Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville NC 28540, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Montford Point (within shouting distance of this marker); Beirut Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Montford Point (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Operation Desert Storm Memorial (approx. 1.1 Onslow Raid (approx. 1½ miles away); Edward B. Dudley (approx. 1½ miles away); New River Aviation Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Camp Lejeune (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Categories. • Notable Events • War, 2nd Iraq •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,260 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 3, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.