Brigade Marker

173d Airborne Brigade Marker Arlington National Cemetery

173d Airborne Brigade Marker; photo by Richard Miller


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”

Military insignias

Combat Infantry Badge   173d Airborne Brigade Patch    Paratrooper Badge

Australian Army Insignia        “Sky Soldier” Crest     New Zealand Army Insignia



New Marker

New Marker

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

173d Airborne Brigade Marker

Location

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.

Nearby marker

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.

Credits

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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