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Women in Military Service for America Memorial

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When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served in the United States military. The memorial also marks the ceremonial entrance to Arlington National Cemetery.
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an amazing experience to look at the names and the photo's and see the history of the women in the military. There were many artifacts of information that I was unaware of. I am so glad that I made this part of my...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Again more amazing places a great tribute to women in military service for America. Another place to come back to see again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rita L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Such a shame that we had missed the Women in Military Service Memorial during our previous visit to Washington DC and Arlington Cemetery. Well, this time did not miss it. We we took a walk from the Iwo Jima Memorial to Arlington Cemetery and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

a nice memorial most people don't realize the contribution of women in out military. Most don't think of women when they think military. Women have done a lot of rolls over the years.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank retirednold
Reviewed November 13, 2018

The Women in Military Service for America Memorial is a memorial just for women for have served in the U S Armed Forces. It is a place of honor that shows the service of women who served. Come visit the memorial and if you have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

When entering the Arlington Cemetery this is the first thing you come upon. It is a fantastic tribute to all the women for their military service. Nice touch.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YoBob536
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

This museum covers when women started in the service. They have pictures, information and articles of clothing depicting how they served in the service. The information includes the women from being nurses, to combat. They also had some very informed video that you can watch....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank blondie2015
Reviewed October 23, 2018

They announced that they have a on line listing of all women that have served and are asking that if you served to go on line to make sure your name is listed and if not contact them to get added.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ronald C
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This is such a very humbling place, and an awesome tribute to women in military service. Would love to be able to go more frequently.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank thetwocsmom
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Just as you enter Arlington cemetery this is on the right hand side, a beautiful memorial and a pleasure to find, well worth a few minutes of your thoughts and time.

Date of experience: August 2018
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