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Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge

Ardennes

 
 
Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, March 31, 2008
1. Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the gallant men and women who participated in the Battle of the Bulge, World War II, 16 December 1944 thru 25 January 1945 in Belgium and Luxembourg, the greatest battle ever fought by the United States Army. The Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge assembled here on 16 December 1999 to commemorate the 55th anniversary of the ever famous American victory, and honor all World War II Veterans.
 
Erected 1999 by Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge, Central Florida Chapter #18.
 
Location. 28° 32.713′ N, 81° 22.244′ W. Marker is in Orlando, Florida, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of E. Robinson Street (State Road 526) and Cathcart Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orlando FL 32801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. P. Musselwhite & Family (within shouting distance of this marker); The Soldiers, The Sailors, The Statesmen (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Lest We Forget" (about 500 feet away); Orlando Reeves (about 500 feet away); Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain
Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, March 31, 2008
2. Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Mathew Robinson Marks (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Cathedral Church of Saint Luke (approx. 0.4 miles away); H. H. Dickson Azalea Park/Washington Street Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orlando.
 
More about this marker. Marker is on the northeastern edge of Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. It is accessible by footpath.
 
Regarding Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge. Plaques located on three sides represent all the Army Divisions involved in the Battle of the Bulge.
 
Also see . . .  Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge website. Website contains history and pictures of the statue, including a transcript of the dedication speach given at its dedication. (Submitted on April 29, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, March 31, 2008
3. Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Marker
The Park image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, March 31, 2008
4. The Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 2,393 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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