American-Armenian Volunteer Memorial - Arlington VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 38° 52.290 W 077° 04.530
18S E 319945 N 4304564
Quick Description: The Memorial to the American-Armenian Volunteer who fell in the Argonne in World War I, is located in Section 18, Arlington National Cemetery.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2022 8:06:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM15Z34
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
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Long Description:
The American-Armenian Volunteer Memorial is a bronze plaque mounted on a granite stone in Section 18 of Arlington National Cemetery. This memorial is in memory of those who fell in the Argonne in World War I. The Memorial marker is at the base of a tree just to the left of the Argonne Cross.

The inscription on the Memorial marker is:

In memory of
the American-Armenian Volunteer
who fell in the defense of freedom
and human rights
Argonne-Arara

Presented by
Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church
of America on behalf of the Armenian Survivors

April 28, 1985
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 4/28/1985

Private or Public Monument?: Private

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America on behalf of the Armenian Survivors

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
Arlington National Cemetery
1 Memorial Ave
Arlington, VA United States
22211


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