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Quantico Marine Corps Base in Stafford County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

13th Special Basic Course (1952)

 
 
13th Special Basic Course (1952) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 8, 2007
1. 13th Special Basic Course (1952) Marker
Inscription.
The 13th Special Basic Course (1952) has erected this monument to honor its members who were killed in the Korean War and to remind those who follow us into the ranks of Marine Corps Officers of their awesome responsibility to our Country, the Corps, and the Marines they command.

John W. Alling, Jr.
William F. Fano
Laurie Fitzgibbon, Jr.
Edward, J. Flanaghan
Edward T. Fogo
Raymond D. Godfrey
John J. Leohhard
David C. Theophilus
William D. White

May they rest in peace
Dedicated: 10 November 2005

 
Erected 2005 by 13th Special Basic Course (1952).
 
Location. 38° 29.932′ N, 77° 26.375′ W. Marker is in Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia, in Stafford County. Touch for map. Marker is located between O'Bannon Hall and Heywood Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Quantico VA 22134, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Special Basic Class (here, next to this marker); 6th Marine Division Medal of Honor Recipients (here, next to this marker); Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties
13th Special Basic Course (1952) Marker - left side image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 8, 2007
2. 13th Special Basic Course (1952) Marker - left side
(a few steps from this marker); 5th Special Basic Class (a few steps from this marker); 10th Special Basic Class (a few steps from this marker); 9th Special Basic Class (a few steps from this marker); Gonzalez Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Basic School Class of 2-1965 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico Marine Corps Base.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyMilitaryWar, Korean
 
13th Special Basic Course (1952) and other Markers image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 8, 2007
3. 13th Special Basic Course (1952) and other Markers
13th Special Basic Course (1952) and other markers image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W.
4. 13th Special Basic Course (1952) and other markers
Marker, third from left, at its new location.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   4. submitted on July 29, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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