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199th Light Infantry Brigade

 
 
199th Light Infantry Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 10, 2016
1. 199th Light Infantry Brigade Marker
Inscription.
In honor of the Redcatchers for their sacrifice and selfless dedication to duty in the Republic of Vietnam, 1966-1970.
They shall remain a steadfast example in the hearts of their fellow soldiers and countrymen.

Insignia of the 199th Infantry Brigade
 
Location. 38° 52.887′ N, 77° 4.103′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Roosevelt Drive 0.1 miles west of Weeks Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is in Section 31 of Arlington National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Naval Combat Demolition Units (a few steps from this marker); The 82nd Airborne Division Association (within shouting distance of this marker); The 23rd Regimental Combat Team in Korea (within shouting distance of this marker); Amphibious Scouts and Raiders World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); 144th Army Postal Unit (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 104th Infantry Division (about 400 feet away); Civil Air Patrol (about 400 feet away); Field Marshal Sir John Dill (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
199th Light Infantry Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 10, 2016
2. 199th Light Infantry Brigade Marker
The marker and the memorial tree can be seen in this view towards the north from Roosevelt Drive.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 11, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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