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Near Triangle in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Soldiers of the Sea

1775 - 1998

 
 
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By Kevin W., April 20, 2008
1. Soldiers of the Sea Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to all Marines who served our Nation as members of seagoing Marine detachments aboard naval ships

From Sea to Shining Sea
Semper Fidelis

 
Erected by the United States Seagoing Marine Association.
 
Location. 38° 32.612′ N, 77° 20.468′ W. Marker is near Triangle, Virginia, in Prince William County. Touch for map. Marker is located east, and on the grounds of, the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle VA 22172, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Second Battalion, 4th Marines ( here, next to this marker); HMM-362 Ugly Angels Vietnam Memorial “Wing” ( a few steps from this marker); Iron Mike ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Once a Marine .... Always a Marine ( about 400 feet away); Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune ( about 500 feet away); Alfred Lerner ( about 600 feet away); The King's Highway ~ The Potomac Path ( about 700 feet away); The Kings Highway ~ Road to Yorktown ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Triangle.
 
More about this marker.
Soldiers of the Sea Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., April 20, 2008
2. Soldiers of the Sea Marker
This marker was recently relocated to the Marine Corps Memorial Gardens, a site near the National Museum of the Marine Corps. This correspondent was unable to determine its original location.
 
Also see . . .  Official Website of the United States Seagoing Marine Association. (Submitted on April 24, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 923 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 24, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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