Southwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Denvel D. Adams
—1962 - 1988 —
His legacy is that of a champion of America's wartime, disabled veterans and their families — A fighter for the dignity and self-respect of every American who has ever fought to keep this nation free.
Rededicated in his honor
and with his spirit
February 11, 1989
Location. 38° 52.749′ N, 77° 1.373′ W. Marker is in Southwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Maine Avenue Southwest and 7th Street Southwest when traveling west on Maine Avenue Southwest. Touch for map. Marker is
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Escape from Slavery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewis Jefferson (about 500 feet away); Can you identify these famous Civil Rights leaders? (about 600 feet away); Dr. Dorothy Height (about 600 feet away); Equality in Public Education (about 800 feet away); "a magnificent waterfront entranceway..." (approx. 0.2 miles away); All Aboard! (approx. 0.2 miles away); Houseboats on the Waterfront (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southwest.
Also see . . . Past National Adjutant Denvel D. Adams Dies. DAV Magazine, Sept-Oct, 2010. (Submitted on August 15, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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