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Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Beirut Barracks Victims Memorial

“Let Peace Take Root”

 
 
Beirut Barracks Victims Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
1. Beirut Barracks Victims Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This Cedar of Lebanon tree grows in living memory of the Americans killed in the Beirut terrorist attack and all victims of terrorism throughout the world.
Dedicated during the first memorial ceremony for these victims.

Given by: No Greater Love
October 23, 1984

A time of remembrance
 
Erected 1984 by No Greater Love.
 
Location. 38° 52.687′ N, 77° 3.948′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Touch for map. The marker and memorial cedar tree are among the graves at the southeast corner of Eisenhower and McClellan Drives, Section 59, at Arlington National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Arlington VA 22204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McClellan Gate (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Houston and H.M.A.S. Perth (about 600 feet away); Swiss Internees (approx. 0.2 miles away); 63rd Infantry Division (approx. 0.2 miles away); 173d Airborne Brigade (Sep) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chaplains Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Secret Army in the Kingdom of Laos.
Beirut Barracks Victims Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 2, 2015
2. Beirut Barracks Victims Memorial Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); U.S. Navy Cruiser Sailors Association (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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