Marine Corps Memorial Walkway - Triangle VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme
N 38° 32.656 W 077° 20.529
18S E 295881 N 4268805
Quick Description: Memorial bricks line the walkways at the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 6/5/2010 3:31:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM8ZME
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
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Long Description:
The walkways to the entrance of the National Museum of the Marine CorpsClick for related waymark to open in new window are designed to resemble the 'blood stripe' on a Marine's trousers. A line of red bricks run down both sides of the concrete sidewalk. The lines are made up of memorial bricks honoring Marines and friends of the Marine Corps, individuals and groups. The theme of the memorial blood stripe is continued on the walkways of the Semper Fidelis Memorial Park. The museum and park are a part of the Marine Corps Heritage Center in Triangle, VA, adjacent to the Quantico Marine Corps Base.

Memorial bricks are available for a donation of $300. Click hereClick for related link to open in new window for more information on purchase and an application. There is a locator kiosk in the Museum to assist people in locating specific bricks.

The Museum and Memorial Park are open to the public daily from 9 AM to 5 PM (closed Christmas). Admission is free. Memorial brick donations go to helping maintain and preserve the Marine Corps Heritage Center.

Setting of your bricks:: Museum

Name of Display: Memorial Walkway

Approximate number of bricks in display: 1000+

Name on One Brick: PFC Anthony Bonino

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