Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Rhode Island Marine Memorial
served our nation in peace and war.
These marines continue to be true
to these words.
Cpl. Rick R. Crudale – West Warwick Sgt. Timothy R. Giblin – North Providence Cpl. Edward S. Iacovino, Jr. – Warwick PFC. Thomas A. Julian – Middletown Cpl. Davis C. Massa – Warren
1st Lt. Jeffrey R. Scharver – Barrington Cpl. Thomas A. Shipp – Woonsocket
Cpl. James F. Silvia – Middletown
Cpl. Edward Soares, Jr. – Tiverton Cpl. Stephen E. Spencer – Portsmouth
In memory of these Rhode Island Marines
who sacrificed their lives in Lebanon and Grenada
“Lest we forget that peace has a price”
[ Back of Monument :]
Location. 41° 29.347′ N, 71° 19.024′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Americas Cup Avenue (Rhode Island Route 138A) south of Long Wharf, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in Perotti Park. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Buliod-Perry House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Perry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eisenhower Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Ferrazzali Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Washington Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wilbour-Ellery House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Colony House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old State House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
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