Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected Through The Efforts Of The
Argonne Unit American Women's Legion
Location. 38° 52.295′ N, 77° 4.535′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Grant Drive near McKinley Drive. Touch for map. Located in Arlington National Cemetery, Section 18. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American-Armenian Volunteer Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Lancaster Monument (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 423rd Armored Field Artillery Battalion (approx. ¼ mile away); Battle of the Bulge Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Spanish-American War Nurses Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Army, Navy, and Air Force Nurses (approx. ¼ mile away); African American Veterans of the Korean War (approx. ¼ mile away); "The Borinqueneers" (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
Regarding Argonne Cross. During the period from April 1920 through July 1921, the remains of many servicemen buried in Europe during World
Also see . . . The Meuse-Argonne Offensive- Wikipedia entry. ...also called the Battle of the Argonne Forest, was a part of the final Allied offensive of World War I that stretched along the entire western front. (Submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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