College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
College Park War Memorial
to the men and women
of the United States of America
- Veterans and Volunteers -
who gave of themselves
so that the principles of
Justice, Freedom, and Democracy
might be preserved
30 May 1993
the men in this area
who made the supreme sacrifice
while serving in the Armed Forces
of World War II
Paul Eugene Phillips
Erected 1993 by City of College Park.
Location. 38° 59.921′ N, 76° 55.866′ W. Marker is in College Park, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is at the intersection of Rhode Island Avenue (U.S. 1) and Greenbelt Road, on the right when traveling north on Rhode Island Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: College Park MD 20742, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Maryland's First State Tree Nursery, 1914-1950 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Welcome to the Luther Goldman Birding Trail Founders’ Gateway (approx. ¾ mile away); Dervey Augusta Lomax (approx. ¾ mile away); Engineering 100 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Clarence Mitchell, Jr. (approx. 0.9 miles away); R. Lee Hornbake Library (approx. 0.9 miles away); Washington, Spa Spring & Gretta Railroad (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in College Park.
Categories. • Heroes • Notable Persons • War, World II •
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