173d Airborne Brigade Marker Arlington National Cemetery
First Marker Inscription
In commemoration of all Sky Soldiers whose valor and sacrifice in defense of South Vietnam must never be forgotten “All Gave Some – Some Gave All”
Combat Infantry Badge 173d Airborne Brigade Patch Paratrooper Badge
Australian Army Insignia “Sky Soldier” Crest New Zealand Army Insignia
Current Marker Inscription
In commemoration of all Sky Soldiers whose valor and sacrifice in defense of freedom must never be forgotten “All Gave Some – Some Gave All”
Current Military Insignia
Combat Infantry Badge 173d Airborne Brigade Patch Combat Action Badge
Australian Army Insignia Paratrooper Badge New Zealand Insignia
38° 52.734′ N, 77° 4.158′ W. Arlington, Virginia, Arlington County. Marker is in Section 33 of Arlington National Cemetery, off Grant Drive. Marker is in Post Office area: Ft Myer VA 22211. The memorial tree is a red maple.
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Vietnamese Airborne Division and their Advisors memorial marker is within shouting distance of our Brigade marker.
Most of the content above was from material submitted on January 19, 2009 by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland to the Historical Marker Database.
173rd Airborne Brigade (Sky Soldiers) memorial tree information courtesy of the Arlington National Cemetery Visitor Information
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