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Near Triangle in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Alfred Lerner

1933 – 2002

 
 
Alfred Lerner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 2, 2007
1. Alfred Lerner Marker
Inscription. Marine Officer, industry leader, husband, father, grandfather, and philanthropic giant. He was the embodiment of courage, leadership, and patriotism. Al Lerner attributed his many achievements to his Marine Corps training and service. His love of the Corps is forever demonstrated here through his and his family’s magnificent generosity in helping make the Marine Corps Heritage Center and the National Museum of the Marine Corps a reality.
 
Location. 38° 32.665′ N, 77° 20.584′ W. Marker is near Triangle, Virginia, in Prince William County. Touch for map. Marker is located at the entrance to the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Marker is in this post office area: Triangle VA 22172, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Iron Mike (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The King's Highway ~ The Potomac Path (about 300 feet away); Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune (about 400 feet away); Once a Marine .... Always a Marine (about 400 feet away); HMM-362 Ugly Angels Vietnam Memorial “Wing” (about 600 feet away); Second Battalion, 4th Marines
National Museum of the Marine Corps and the Alfred Lerner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., October 2, 2007
2. National Museum of the Marine Corps and the Alfred Lerner Marker
The Alfred Lerner Marker can be seen to the right of the entrance doors.
(about 600 feet away); Soldiers of the Sea (about 600 feet away); The Kings Highway ~ Road to Yorktown (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Triangle.
 
Also see . . .  Alfred Lerner Obituary. Includes a brief biography of Alfred Lerner. (Submitted on October 19, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Additional keywords. Philanthropy, Philanthropist
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 813 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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