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

Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties

 
 
Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 8, 2007
1. Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties Marker
Inscription.
This monument is donated by the Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties in honor of their teammates who gave their lives in Vietnam

     2LT Tyrone S. Pannell             Nov. 30, 1965
     2Lt John B. Capel                     May 12, 1966
     2LT Gene S. McMullen             July 16, 1966
     1LT Walter J. Spainhour          Sept. 15, 1966
     1LT Thomas J. Holden             Oct. 22, 1966
     Capt. John L. Prichard               Jan. 27, 1968
     Capt. Ronald H. Brown              Feb. 7, 1968
     2Lt Paul F. Cobb                      May 16, 1968
     2Lt Paul M. McGrath                 June 7, 1968
     Capt. W. Dale Marshall            June 11, 1968
     Col. Robert N. Smith     MIA   Aug. 19, 1969
                                            KIA     Mar. 5, 1979
 
Location. 38° 29.935′ N, 77° 26.38′ 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); 5th Special Basic Class (here, next to this marker); 13th Special Basic Course (1952)
Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties and other markers image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 22, 2014
2. Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties and other markers
Marker, fifth from left, at its new location.
(a few steps from this marker); 10th Special Basic Class (a few steps from this marker); 6th Marine Division Medal of Honor Recipients (a few steps from this marker); 9th Special Basic Class (a few steps from this marker); Basic School Class of 2-1965 (within shouting distance of this marker); Gonzalez Hall (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico Marine Corps Base.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties Marker is second from the left. image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 8, 2007
3. Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties Marker is second from the left.
Marker was moved from its original location shown here.
 
 
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 1,436 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   2. submitted on July 29, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   3. submitted on October 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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