Spirit of the Elbe

Spirit of the Elbe (HMKIQ)

Location: Arlington, VA 22214 Arlington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 52.624', W 77° 4.33'

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In recognition of the cooperation of American, Soviet, and Allied armed forces during World War II, this marker symbolizes the link up of Soviet and American elements at the Elbe River on 25 April 1945.

In tribute to the battle against tyranny.

[Russian Cyrillic translation]

Dedicated in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Link-up.
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HM NumberHMKIQ
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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Year Placed1995
Placed ByU.S.A. 50th Anniversary of World War II Commemoration Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 11:54pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 320248 N 4305175
Decimal Degrees38.87706667, -77.07216667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 52.624', W 77° 4.33'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 52' 37.44" N, 77° 4' 19.80" W
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Area Code(s)703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 40278-43016 Roosevelt Dr, Arlington VA 22214, US
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