1st Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division Memorial - Newport Beach, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 33° 37.109 W 117° 54.336
11S E 415996 N 3720223
Quick Description: A memorial located on top of Castaways Park in Newport Beach, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/27/2022 5:26:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM163P3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Photos taken on 27 April 2022. The memorial consist of a bronze sculpture of a soldier on a black granite monument. The reverse of the monument says, "In 2003, the citizen of Newport Beach adopted the 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division. The city dedicates this memorial in honor of the men and women of 1/1 who paid the ultimate price in defending and preserving our nation and our freedom."
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Type of memorial: Monument

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