Second Infantry Division Memorial

Second Infantry Division Memorial (HM9SP)

Location: Washington, DC 20006
Country: United States of America

N 38° 53.555', W 77° 2.278'

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Inscription
[From 1936:]

The Second Division
To Our Honored Dead, 1917-1919

Toulon
Troyon
Bois de Belleau
Vaux
Soissons

Marache
St. Mihiel
Blanc Mont
Meuse-Argonne
The Rhine

[From 1962, west inner wing:]

Organized in France in October, 1917; original unit consisted of Army, Marine and Navy troops.

[From 1962, west outer wing:]

Normandy
Rhineland
Brest
Remagen
Siegfried Line
Leipzig
The Bulge
Czechoslovakia

[From 1962, east inner wing:]

United Nations battalion assisted [the] division in Korean War - from France, The Netherlands, Thailand.

[From 1962, east outer wing:]

Natong River
Bloody Ridge
Kuni-Ri
Heartbreak Ridge
Chipyong-Ni
Old Baldy
Wang-Ju
Arrowhead Ridge

[Cornerstone:]
1936, 1962
Details
HM NumberHM9SP
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Tags
Year Placed1936
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 1:40am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 323254 N 4306830
Decimal Degrees38.89258333, -77.03796667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 53.555', W 77° 2.278'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 53' 33.30" N, 77° 2' 16.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)202, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 520 Ellipse Rd NW, Washington DC 20006, US
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