Berlin in Worcester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Commodore Stephen Decatur
Location. 38° 19.257′ N, 75° 12.796′ W. Marker is in Berlin, Maryland, in Worcester County. Marker can be reached from Tripoli Road 0.1 miles from US 113, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Monument is in Stephen Decatur Park. Marker is in this post office area: Berlin MD 21811, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Decatur Anchor (about 600 feet away); Corp. Isaiah Fassett (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Martin's Church (approx. 5 miles away); Treasures from the Past (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Wild Ponies (approx. 5.8 miles away); Beach to Bay Indian Trail (approx. 5.8 miles away); Rackliffe Plantation Milk House (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berlin.
Also see . . . A Gallanter Fellow Never Stepped a Quarter Deck, The Story of Stephen Decatur. written by Elizabeth Wilson copyright 2004 (Submitted on November 28, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,397 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 28, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 25, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 5, 6. submitted on November 28, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.