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By Kevin W., October 25, 2007
Purple Heart Memorial Marker
SHOWN IN SOURCE-SPECIFIED ORDER
Military Order of the Purple Heart
1782 • 1932 — — Map (db m3531) HM|
|Presidential Unit Citation
Dedicated 1995 — — Map (db m3533) HM|
to those men of the
First Marine Division, FMF
who gave their lives
in the service of
World War II Korea Vietnam
Southwest Asia — — Map (db m3534) HM|
|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 mankind . . . — — Map (db m3535) HM|
|To honor U.S. Servicemen and Women held prisoner by terrorists.
In Memory of
Colonel Rich Higgins, USMC
15 January 1945 - 6 July 1990
National War College Class 1985
Qui procol hing, qui ante deim periit:
sed miles sed pro patria . . . — — Map (db m3537) HM|
| 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|
| (Marker- right side of entrance): The 6th MARINE DIVISION was formed on Guadalcanal in September 1944 and was composed of three infantry regiments: 4th Marines; 22nd Marines; 29th Marines; an artillery regiment, 15th Marines and . . . — — Map (db m3542) HM|
|(East face): We dedicate this memorial to the memory of the men of “The Fighting Fourth”
31 May, 1993
Fourth Marine Division Association in World War II
(North face): Fourth Marine . . . — — Map (db m3544) HM|
|In Honor of all Veterans
Presented by the Citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia — — Map (db m3545) HM|