Quantico Marine Corps Base in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
United States Marine Corps
Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines
1st Marine Division, X Corps
the Congressional Medal of Honor
for actions during the Battle
of Inchon, Korea
15 September 1950
This intrepid Marine willingly gave his life in the protection of his Marines and beloved nation.
His courage, prudence and character exemplify the qualities expected of a Marine officer.
Erected 2012 by United States Marine Corps.
Location. 38° 29.96′ N, 77° 26.451′ W. Marker is in Quantico Marine Corps Base, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Tripoli Avenue and Montezuma Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quantico VA 22134, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. O'Bannon Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Marine Officers Basic Class 6-67 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Basic School Class of 2-1965 (about 300 feet away); 9th Special Basic Class (about 300 feet away); 10th Special Basic Class 5th Special Basic Class (about 300 feet away); Quantico Marine Athletes of the Sixties (about 400 feet away); First Special Basic Class (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quantico Marine Corps Base.
Categories. • War, Korean •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2014, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.