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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Triangle, Virginia

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Manassas is the county seat for Prince William County
Triangle is in Prince William County
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      Fairfax County (683)  
      Fauquier County (116)  
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      Stafford County (202)  
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1Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — "Always Faithful" — [Marine War Dog Memorial]
Dedicated to the memory of the 25 Marine war dogs who gave their lives liberating Guam in 1944. Kurt • Skipper • Nig • Missy • Blitz • Bursch • Yonnie • Poncho • Prince • Cappy • Arno • Pepper • Koko • Tubby • Fritz • Duke • Silver • Ludwig • . . . Map (db m168681) WM
2Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — "Freedoms Flying Memorial" — Marine Helicopter Squadron 361 Veterans Association Inc.
We would like to recognize our dedicated members and volunteers that returned YN19 to the skies 2005-2013 Our last mission On November 8, 2013 YN19 flew her last mission to the National Museum of the Marine Corps where she is now proudly on . . . Map (db m168653) HM WM
3Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 1942
The United States Marine Corps arrived at this quay in May 1942 and left from here to serve in the Pacific Theatre of War. Kwajalen • Saipan • Peleliu • Iwo Jima • Okinawa • Guadalcanal • New Georgia • Bouganville • Tarawa • Cape . . . Map (db m168487) HM WM
4Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 1st Battalion 7th Marines — Vietnam Combat Veteran — United States Marine Corps —
To the men of the First Battalion Seventh Marines who served during the Vietnam War, and especially to those 566 Marines and Corpsmen who made the Ultimate Sacrifice with their lives, we honor and remember you. "Every Marine, in the . . . Map (db m168428) WM
5Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 1st Reconnaissance Battalion — 1st Marine Division — Killed in Action —
To honor the memory of our team mates and their ultimate sacrifice ★ Korea 1950 - 1953 ★ Reconnaissance Company, 1st Marine Division ★ Vietnam 1965 - 1973 ★ ★ Iraq 2003 - 2010 ★ Lest . . . Map (db m168676) WM
6Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 22nd Marines WWII
In honor of 22nd Marines WWII Samoa, Guam, Marshall Islands, Okinawa & ChinaMap (db m168418) WM
7Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 263 Squadron — Vietnam, Gulf War and Global War on Terrorism — Honor • Courage • Commitment —
Activated 16 June 1952 at Cherry Point, NC, as Marine Helicopter Transport Squadron 263 (HMR-263) Redesignated 1 February 1962 as Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263) Redesignated 3 March 2006 as Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron . . . Map (db m168644) WM
8Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 26th Marine Regiment
In honor and memory of the defenders of the Khe Sanh Combat Base in the Republic of Vietnam from 20 January to 01 April 1968. During this period the 26th Marines and their supporting units, held the vital base and positions on Hills 881, 861, . . . Map (db m168486) HM WM
9Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 291 Mustangs — 5th Special Basic Course — 1951 —
This place has been set apart for rest and reflection. When World War II ended, Marines returned to peacetime duty stations or civilian life. This peace, bought at great cost, shattered when North Korea invaded the south in 1950. To help meet the . . . Map (db m168661) HM WM
10Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 2d Recon Bn — ★ Swift ★ Silent ★ Deadly ★
In memory of the fallen Marines and Corpsmen of Second Reconnaissance BattalionMap (db m168590) WM
11Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 2nd AmTrac Battalion
In Honor of Alligator Marines 2nd AmTrac Battalion World War II Map (db m168532) WM
12Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 2nd Battalion, 9th Marines — Semper Fidelis — [Always Faithful]
"For those who have fought for it…Freedom…has a flavor the protected will never know." L/Cpl Edwin "Tim" Craft - Khe Sanh - February 1968
Formed 1 April 1942 World War II: 1942 - . . . Map (db m168623) WM
13Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 2nd Bn 4th Marines Memorial Trail Segment
This segment of trail honors the Marines and sailors of 2nd Bn 4th Marines who gave all defending freedom from 1914 to present dayMap (db m168595) WM
14Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 3d Battalion, 11th Marines — Semper Fidelis — Always Faithful
In honor of all Marines and Navy Corpsmen who have served with 3d Battalion, 11th Marines and answered the call, "Battery adjust!" ★ First activated at Victoria, Australia, on 1 May 1943 as the 5th Battalion, 11th Marines, 1st Marine . . . Map (db m168431) HM WM
15Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 3rd Battalion, 26th Marines — Republic of Vietnam, 1966-1970 — Memories of Battles Dim with Time —
Memory of our brothers who gave their last full measure of devotion brightens with time. Their memory enhances our lives. We remember, keep faith and honor them when safeguarding the nation entrusted to us and living our lives in the service of our . . . Map (db m168509) WM
16Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 3rd Battalion, 27th Marines — Fratreus Infinitas—Semper Fidelis — [Brothers Forever—Always Faithful]
This plaque is dedicated to Marines and Corpsmen who served with 3rd Battalion 27th Marines in the Republic of Vietnam February 18, 1968 - September 10, 1968 3rd Battalion, 27th Marines (3/27) was the shortest serving Marine battalion . . . Map (db m168607) HM WM
17Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion — 3rd Marine Division
This Memorial Plaque is dedicated to the Brave Recon Marines and Navy Corpsmen who served with Honor and Courage in 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion (Rein), 3rd Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force, US Marine Corps 1961 - 1971 in the Republic of . . . Map (db m168657) WM
18Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 42nd Officer Candidates School Class / The Basic School Class 4-67
We remember them, our fallen brothers, as warriors of the greater good, as courageous and gentle souls. We remember them so willing to give their energy, their passion and their lives for our beloved country. Semper Fidelis 42nd . . . Map (db m168479) WM
19Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 5th USMC Officers Basic Class 1948 — A Tribute to the Fifth USMC Officers Basic Class 1948-1949
In 1949, 228 Marines graduated from the 5th Basic Class as 2d Lieutenants in the United States Marine Corps. The only Marine officer's class commissioned in 1948, over 75 percent were commissioned from enlisted ranks. Over 90 percent subsequently . . . Map (db m168735) HM WM
20Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 7 December 1941 — [Pearl Harbor Memorial]
United States Marines Pearl Harbor Dedicated 10 November 2010 to Lieutenant Colonel D R Fox USMC and the eighty-seven men of the Marine Detachment aboard the USS Arizona on 7 December 1941 at 0755 Born 10 July 1898 Died 7 December 1941 . . . Map (db m168592) WM
21Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 7th Engineer Battalion
1st Marine Division, 3rd Marine Amphibious Force Vietnam 1965-1971 To honor our marines and Corpsman who gave their lives in service to our country [Names listed] Semper Fidelis Always . . . Map (db m168430) WM
22Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 9th Engineer Battalion
In autumn 1965, Headquarters Corps authorized the creation of an additional engineer battalion to serve with the 1st Marine Division. On 1 November 1965, the 9th Engineer Battalion was activated at Camp Pendleton, California, and assigned to . . . Map (db m168627) HM WM
23Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — A Tradition of Conservation — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Prince William Forest Park, like Yellowstone and Shenandoah, is protected by the National Park Service "to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life … unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations." At this . . . Map (db m168128) HM
24Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Alfred Lerner — 1933 – 2002
Marine Officer, industry leader, husband, father, grandfather, and philanthropic giant. He was the embodiment of courage, leadership, and patriotism. Al Lerner attributed his many achievements to his Marine Corps training and service. His love of . . . Map (db m3047) HM
25Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Algonquian Trail — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Take a journey back in time as you follow this 0.2-mile trail through the woods to an area where a small stream flows over a rock outcropping. Imagine the Algonquian-speaking Doeg Indians who once inhabited the Quantico area refreshing themselves in . . . Map (db m168442) HM
26Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Almost Extinct — Prince William Forest Park — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
These trees protected by fences are blight-resistant, hybrid American chestnut trees, planted here so scientists can study their disease resistance in a protected and semi-natural environment. This is one of several American chestnut test plots . . . Map (db m168131) HM
27Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — American Gold Star Mothers Memorial
In Honor of The American Gold Star Mothers for their Sacrifice, Service, and Patriotism
A Mother's tears were shed today For a battle long ago. Her precious gift to a warrior son Whose fate......she'll never know Not . . . Map (db m168425) WM
28Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — America's 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines Battalion
World War II • Vietnam • Desert Storm • Afghanistan • IraqMap (db m168556) WM
29Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Bar on the Beach Memorial
And when the 5th Division entered combat, it acted from the first hour like a unit of veterans. It fought that first tough fight with the utmost vigor, courage, and intelligence. Few times in history has a force kept fighting in the face of . . . Map (db m168679) WM
30Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Black Gum
The Black Gum has flowers which are a favorite of the bees. Pioneers made beehives and rabbit traps out of the short, hollow logs of this tree. Perhaps you recall the name "bee gums" or "rabbit gum."Map (db m168125) HM
31Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Bravo Company — The Basic School — Class 1-67 —
Remembers and honors our classmates who made the Ultimate Sacrifice for our nation while serving in the Republic of Vietnam or who died in the line of duty. Killed in Action Denny Babers 18 Sep 1967 • Jesse Baker 18 Aug 1967 • Norm . . . Map (db m168654) WM
32Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Bravo Company, The Basic School — Class 1-63
Remembers and honors our classmates who made the Ultimate Sacrifice for our nation Killed in Action Capt Frank H. Adams 1970 • Capt Lawrence J. Celmer 1967 • 1/Lt Geoffrey E. Green 1965 • Capt James W. McCarter 1967 • . . . Map (db m168488) WM
33Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Captain John W. Ripley
Captain J.W. Ripley Lima Co RVN — 1967 "In combat my Marines never disappointed me… I remember them all" That American Marines yet unborn know the inspiration of his example when they are called upon to lead in defense of . . . Map (db m168502) WM
34Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Chestnut Oak
Pioneers valued the bark of the Chestnut Oak for extracting tannic acid which they used for tanning and preparing leather. The large, sweet acorns were eaten by the Indians.Map (db m168124) HM
35Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — CO - Major John Antonelli — XO/CO - Major Gerald Russell — First 2/27 KIA at Iwo Jima PFC John "Hoopy" Fulton —
On February 19, 1945, 2nd Battalion, 27th Marines joined the first wave of Marines to land at Iwo Jima. Many, including PFC John "Hoopy" Fulton, never made it beyond the beach that first day. The enemy zealously defended against the first landing on . . . Map (db m168655) HM WM
36Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Co. E, 2d Bn, Spl Tra Regt
In Memory of deceased classmates of Co. E, 2d Bn, Spl Tra Regt, 5th Special Basic Course, The Basic School, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, Virginia 26 May - 8 September 1951Map (db m168659) WM
37Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Co. F, 2d Bn, Spl Tra Regt
In Memory of deceased classmates of Co. F, 2d Bn, Spl Tra Regt, 5th Special Basic Course, The Basic School, Marine Corps Schools, Quantico, Virginia 26 May - 8 September 1951Map (db m168662) HM WM
38Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Col John R. Bates
Col John R. Bates 33 years - 3 wars 3 Purple Hearts Lock 'N' Loaded JRB 0302 WCMW & PTB Map (db m168419) WM
39Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Col Wally Campbell
In honor of Col Wally Campbell Silver Star Vietnam 1967 Leader, mentor and friend with gratitude LtCol Dave Jonas Map (db m168412) WM
40Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Commonwealth of Virginia Memorial
In Honor of all VeteransMap (db m3545) WM
41Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Company A — Basic Officer Class 1-69
In memory of our classmates lost in Vietnam Robert F. Conti • Steven E. Donaldson • William S. Geary • Edward C. Hammerbeck • Philip B. Jones • Leonard Robertson
"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers: For . . . Map (db m168678) WM
42Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Company H — 2d Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division (FMF) — Vietnam War 1966-1971 —
Dedicated to the Co H Marines and Corpsmen who served in the Vietnam War and in memory of those who gave their precious lives. In April 1966, H/2/5 deployed to the Republic of Vietnam from Okinawa where it had recently conducted an . . . Map (db m168591) HM WM
43Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Cpl Don Weber
In honor of Cpl Don Weber Alpha Co, 1/4 Vietnam 1967-1968 Bronze Star (2) and Purple Heart with Admiration Dave and Tina Jonas Map (db m168420) WM
44Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Cpl G. B. (Sonny) Johnston
In memory of Cpl G.B. (Sonny) Johnston 1st Recon D Co KIA Vietnam 4-28-66 NC & PH Forever "18" and our hero your loving family Map (db m168696) WM
45Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Dedicated to Force Reconnaissance and Special Operations Marines, Corpsmen and Their Families
Forged during WWII, Marine Reconnaissance began in the Amphibious Reconnaissance Battalion Fleet Marine Force, which made 200-night landings in small groups preceding all major amphibious landings in the Pacific Theater. Intelligence from these . . . Map (db m168536) HM WM
46Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Dedicated to The China Marine
In honor of all U.S. Marines who served in China during the period 1819 - 1949. They served valiantly. Among those were 40 Medal of Honor recipients and 15 Commandants of the Marine Corps. Peking • Tientsin 1819 - 1949 Tangshan • . . . Map (db m168720) WM
47Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Denig's Demons Memorial — United States Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association
"Give most of your time and attention to the enlisted man - what he says, thinks and does. If Pvt. Bill Jones of Cumberland Gap wins the boxing tournament, tell the people of Cumberland Gap about it." Brigadier General Robert . . . Map (db m168712) HM
48Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Dog Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
In Honor of Marines and Navy Corpsmen who Served with Dog Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1950-1955Map (db m168717) WM
49Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Eastern Red Cedar
Wooden pencils are made from the Eastern Red Cedar. The fragrant, durable wood was used by the pioneers to line clothes chests and closets. Wooden bowls, spoons and other ware are carved from the easily-worked wood.Map (db m168122) HM
50Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Echo Company — 2nd Battalion 7th Marines 1st Marine Division
Dedicated to the Marines and sailors who made the Ultimate Sacrifice for God, Country, Corps. You are not forgotten. KIA Vietnam 1965-1970Map (db m168664) WM
51Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Edson's Raiders
This Memorial is dedicated to the members of the First Marine Raider Battalion. Led by Lt. Col Merrit A. Edson, their courage in combat stood forth at Tulagi, Guadalcanal, and New Georgia, B. S. I., during World War II. Their heroic action during . . . Map (db m3540) HM
52Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Fallen Warrior
Fallen Warrior Dedicated to Wisconsin Fallen Marines Semper Fidelis Always Faithful Map (db m168504) WM
53Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial
On Sept. 11, 2001, 343 brave NYC Firefighters lost their lives in the attacks at the World Trade Center. Of them, 17 were United States Marines. This memorial serves to represent their sacrifices that fateful day. May they never be . . . Map (db m168552) WM
54Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — First Marine Division Association Memorial
Semper Fidelis Dedicated to those men of the First Marine Division, FMF who gave their lives in the service of their Country World War II   Korea   Vietnam Southwest AsiaMap (db m3534) WM
55Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Flowering Dogwood
The Flowering Dogwood is a true spring beauty. The pioneers and Indians used the bitter root bark for the treatment of "fevers"; Indians also used the tree as a source of scarlet dye.Map (db m168126) HM
56Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Fourth Marine Division Association Memorial
(East face): We dedicate this memorial to the memory of the men of “The Fighting Fourth” 31 May, 1993 3298 Killed 14,424 Wounded Fourth Marine Division Association in World War II (North face): Fourth . . . Map (db m3544) WM
57Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Fourth Marine Division of World War II — "The Fighting Fourth" — Activated 16 August, 1943 • Deactivated 28 November, 1945 —
Roi-Namur, Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands, 31 Jan. - 8 Feb., 1944, 737 casualties Saipan, Marianas Islands, 15 June - 9 July 1944, 5,981 casualties Tinian, Marianas Islands, 24 July - 1 Aug, 1944, 1,906 casualties Iwo Jima, Volcano . . . Map (db m168495) HM WM
58Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — G-3-1 — Semper Fidelis — [Always Faithful]
Let it be remembered that the men of George Company, 3rd Bn., 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division (Reinforced), served their country with distinction during the years 1950 through 1953 in Korea. May it never be forgotten that all gave some, and . . . Map (db m168723) WM
59Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Golf Company 2/7 — 1965 - 1970 — Vietnam Veterans Association —
Golf Company 2nd Battalion 7th Regiment 1st Marine Div. United States Marine Corps Each Star Honors One Of Our Brothers Who Gave His Life In The Name Of Freedom In honor of our fellow Marines and Corpsmen from . . . Map (db m168559) WM
60Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Golf Company, The Basic School — Class 7-68
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother - William Shakespeare, Henry V
Killed in Action 2/Lt Drew J. Barrett III, March . . . Map (db m168481) WM
61Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Historic Preservation and Maintenance — Prince William Forest Park — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
The Great Depression of the 1930s changed America and helped shape many National Park Service sites. Chopawamsic Recreational Demonstration Area, later named Prince William Forest Park, was created under President Roosevelt's New Deal programs in . . . Map (db m168127) HM
62Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — HML/HMLA-167 — Dedicated to those who gave all — Marines —
Squadron History 04/01/1968: Activated at Marble Mountain Air Facility, Republic of Vietnam 06/15/1971: Transferred to Marine Corps Air Station, New River, NC 04/01/1986: Re-designated . . . Map (db m168677) WM
63Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — HMM-362 Ugly Angels Vietnam Memorial “Wing”
United States Marine Corps HMM-362 Ugly Angels Vietnam 1962-1969 In memory of those who paid the ultimate price for freedom. God Bless - Semper Fi Lance Corporal Philip R. Anderson – Sunday, November 17, 1968 • Corporal George A. . . . Map (db m3155) WM
64Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Hotel Company 2nd Battalion 7th Marine Regiment — Republic of Vietnam — 1965 - 1970 —
"Rest well brothers of Hotel Company. You served putting duty over self in a difficult time and place." Given by the Marines and Navy Corpsmen of Hotel Company, families of the Company Veterans, and friends of the Company.Map (db m168558) WM
65Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Hotel Company, The Basic School — Class 8-68
This plaque is dedicated to the memory of the classmates of the Basic School Class 8-68 who made the Ultimate Sacrifice while serving in the Republic of Vietnam as Marine officers of the United States of America. 1st Lt Robert Edward . . . Map (db m168635) WM
66Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — In Memoriam
TBS 5-68 KIAs RVN Lts: Jones, Ing, Herndon, Turner, Davidson, Equi, Nichols & Abbott Semper Fidelis Always faithful Map (db m168411) WM
67Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — In Memory of Major Wit J. Bacauskas, U.S.M.C.
The first member of Saint Francis of Assisi Parish to give his life in the line of duty. Mt. Fujiyama, Japan   2 September 1960 Plaque given by Marine Helicopter Sqd. 1Map (db m5329) HM
68Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — India & Mike Companies — 3rd Battalion 26th Marine Regiment
In honor and memory of the gallantry of India & Mike Companies, 3rd Bn 26th Marine Regiment and their supporting units, who defended Hill 881 South during the Battle of Khe Sanh in the Republic of Vietnam from 21 January to 14 April 1968, against . . . Map (db m168484) HM WM
69Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Iron Mike
(Northwest face) 1775 Semper Fidelis 1918 In memory of the Officers and Men of the 6th Machine Gun Battalion United States Marines who gave their lives for their Country in the World War in 1918. (West face) . . . Map (db m2795) WM
70Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Iwo Jima — Semper Fidelis — Always Faithful
Uncommon Valor was a common virtue 1945 Map (db m168433) WM
71Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Joe Rosenthal 1911-2006
Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Raising the Flag on Iwo JimaMap (db m168429) HM
72Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Kwanzan Cherry Tree
These trees serve as a testament that the Marine Corps is a vanguard in protecting civil liberties as an important aspect of supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States.Map (db m168739) WM
73Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 5/6 — Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune
(Marker on front, top) Commissioned and Donated by Patrick F. Taylor, Cpl, USMCR New Orleans, Louisiana (Marker on front, bottom) Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune United States Marine Corps Major General . . . Map (db m2831) HM
74Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Lieutenant General Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller — The Puller Monument
Born West Point, Virginia - 26 June 1898 Enlisted in the Marine Corps - 1 August 1918 Genderamerie d'Haiti Service - 1919 to 1923 Commissioned a Second Lieutenant - 5 March 1924 Nicaragua Service - 1928 to 1932 - Malacate (1930) - . . . Map (db m168703) WM
75Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — LtCol Lew Dement USMC
In honor of LtCol Lew Dement USMC 1939-1975 Mustang Purple Heart, Okinawa WWII, Korea, Vietnam Map (db m168416) WM
76Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Corps Battle Names
Marine Corps history is replete with illustrious battle names that due to the passage of time have grown dim to historical memory. Thus it is important for Marines of today to remember what their predecessors accomplished in many a bygone "clime . . . Map (db m168421) HM
77Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Corps Engineers Memorial
Dedicated To The Patriotism, Valor and Sacrifices of Marine Corps Engineers-Past and Present Engineers Up! Combat Engineer • Facilities Planning/Management • Utilities • Construction Survey & Drafting • Engineer Equipment • . . . Map (db m168560) WM
78Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Corps Musicians Association
In honor and memory of United States Marine Corps MusiciansMap (db m168658) WM
79Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Corps Mustang Association
Established 10 November 1985 at Philadelphia, PA by Captain Robert E. Richter USMC (Ret) Our purpose is to preserve and sustain the history and legacy of past, present and future Marine Mustangs Since sometime before 1935, the . . . Map (db m168656) HM WM
80Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364 — "The Purple Foxes" — The Marine Air/Ground Team —
Dedicated in memory of these Marines and Navy Corpsmen who made the supreme sacrifice for their Corps and Country Vietnam War SSgt. Robert L. Womack Oct 11, 1965 • Cpl. Gary L. Dowell Oct 27, 1965 • Capt. Kirk I. Riley Dec 03, 1965 • . . . Map (db m168523) WM
81Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marine Spouses and Children Memorial
To honor and recognize the great sacrifice endured by all spouses and children who lost their beloved Marine on the field of battle And in memory of 1st Lt Robert T. Wood, USMCR KIA 13 May 1970 Quang Nam Province RVN . . . Map (db m168633) WM
82Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marines and Corpsmen — 1st Battalion 7th Marines — Vietnam 1965 - 1970 —
Patriotic • Brave • Loyal Faithful • Proud Valiant • Confident These are but a few words that describe them "Every Marine fights viciously and tenaciously not because of what is in front of him, not only for his brothers who stand . . . Map (db m168526) WM
83Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Marines of the 1st 155 Gun Battery SP
In Honor of The Marines of the 1st 155 Gun Battery SP Phu Bai Vietnam 1967-1968 Captain Andrew P. Edelmann TBS 3-67 Map (db m168551) WM
84Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Mary Bird Branch Trail — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Follow the red blazes as this moderate 0.5-mile trail heads down through the woods to Mary Bird Branch, a tributary of Quantico Creek. The trail and stream are named for a highly respected, strong-willed woman who lived in this area in the 1800s. . . . Map (db m168438) HM
85Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Mawavi Road — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
This 0.9-mile unpaved hiking and biking route connects the Scenic Drive with Cabin Camps 2 (Mawavi) and 5 (Happy Land) in the southwest corner of the park. Along the way the road crosses South Fork Quantico Creek and South Valley . . . Map (db m168441) HM
86Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Molly Marine
Dedicated to all women past, present, and future who earn the title "Marine." This statue is a replica of the first statue of a female service member in uniform erected in New Orleans on 10 November 1943 as part of an effort to recruit . . . Map (db m168738) HM WM
87Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — No Sacrifice Forgotten
Exercise Fortress Lightning Mindoro Island - Hill 434 October 21, 1977 CH-53D Helicopter Crash Honor and Remembrance to those who perished HMH-462 Crew Capt John L Crapse • Capt George M Gebhardt • Sgt Charles W . . . Map (db m168603) HM
88Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — November Company — The Basic School, Class 12-68 — ★ Semper Fidelis ★ ★ Always Faithful ★
Remembers and honors our classmates who made the Ultimate Sacrifice for our nation while serving in the Republic of Vietnam or who died in the line of duty. Killed in Action 2ndLt Roy F. Phillips, B Co, 1st Bn, 5th Mar, 20 Jan 1969 . . . Map (db m168645) WM
89Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — NYPD Marine Corps Association
Michael S. Curtin, Sergeant, NYPD 1981-2001, Sergeant Major, USMCR (Ret.), USMC 1976-2001 John C. Coughlin, Sergeant, NYPD 1983-2001, Corporal, USMC 1976-1979 Vincent G. Danz, Police Officer, NYPD, 1987-2001, Corporal, USMC, . . . Map (db m168494) WM
90Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Old Black Top Road — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
This 1.6-mile unpaved hiking and biking route leads to the Taylor Farm area and several intersecting trails. In the early 1900s, Jennie (Davis) and Robert Taylor raised wheat, oats, corn, and other vegetables on their 110-acre farm for their family . . . Map (db m168440) HM
91Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Once a Marine .... Always a Marine — Patrick F. Taylor — 1937 - 2004 —
“I used to think that it was the Marine Corps training that made former Marines such an extraordinary group. I have now come to realize that the Marine Corps attracts an extraordinary type of individual to undergo their training.” . . . Map (db m2830) HM
92Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Piedmont Forest Trail — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Follow the green blazes of this self-guiding, 0.2-mile loop trail and explore the life in the Piedmont forest. This type of mixed hardwood forest once covered the rolling hills between the Coastal Plain and the Appalachian Mountains from New York to . . . Map (db m168121) HM
93Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Z-158 — Prince William County / Stafford County
Prince William County. Prince William County, named for William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland and third son of King George II, was officially formed from Stafford and King George Counties in 1731. Manassas was designated the county seat in . . . Map (db m2160) HM
94Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Purple Heart Memorial
Military Order of the Purple Heart U.S.A. 1782 • 1932Map (db m3531) WM
95Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Purple Heart Memorial — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars. Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 • 1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my Country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all . . . Map (db m3535) WM
96Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Pvt Homer Leroy Cutrer - Tennessee
Dec 5, 1917 KIA March 9, 1945 Valor Semper Fi Iwo Volcano Is 4th division Marine Corps Taken from us too soon! Your Loving Family Map (db m168665) WM
97Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Pyrite Mine — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
"Before I will give you another penny, I will let the shafts fill up with water and the frogs jump in," the mine superintendent told workers who were seeking a raise of 50 cents per day. Unbeknownst to the workers, a cheaper but higher grade of . . . Map (db m168436) HM
98Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Pyrite Mine Road — Cabin Branch Mine Trail — National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
Take the Pyrite Mine Road and follow the orange blazes of Cabin Branch Mine Trail. You will pass a series of concrete foundations and capped mineshafts. On the northern side of Quantico Creek, follow the trail and boardwalk to a large viewing . . . Map (db m168435) HM
99Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — 17 — Quantico
Quantico, the Algonquian term for the once navigable creek to the port of Dumfries, lends its name to the Marine Corps installation established in 1917 and to the Potomac River town chartered in 1927. Early land patents date to 1654. . . . Map (db m40092) HM
100Virginia (Prince William County), Triangle — Quantico National Cemetery
This cemetery is dedicated to the memory of all the patriotic men and women who answered their Country's call to service. Their inspiring contribution will help preserve in the hearts and lives of all Americans the spirit of patriotism, the love of . . . Map (db m3359) HM

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Jun. 28, 2022