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Greensboro O.R.D.

 
 
Greensboro O.R.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
1. Greensboro O.R.D. Marker
Inscription. World War II training camp and overseas replacement depot, 1943-1946. Over 330,000 servicemen were processed here. This is center of 652 acre site.
 
Erected 1977. (Marker Number J-73.)
 
Location. 36° 5.233′ N, 79° 45.784′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of East Wendover Avenue (U.S. 70) and Huffman Street, on the right when traveling east on East Wendover Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1703 East Wendover Avenue, Greensboro NC 27405, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Immanuel College (approx. 1.1 miles away); Cone Brothers (approx. 1.2 miles away); George Preddy (approx. 1.2 miles away); Guilford County Health Department (approx. 1.2 miles away); Dr. Ronald E. McNair (approx. 1.3 miles away); N.C. A. & T. University (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bennett College (approx. 1.4 miles away); William McBryar (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, World II
 
Wide view of the Greensboro O.R.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
2. Wide view of the Greensboro O.R.D. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 653 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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