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Disaster MemorialsCambodian Genocide - Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum in Phnom Penh is the first of two memorials of the Khmer Rouge “revolution” that left over 1 million Cambodians dead. The second memorial is erected at Choeung Ek, about 17 km south of Phnom Penh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Cambodia

date approved: 4/23/2012

last visited: 4/3/2015

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Disaster MemorialsTitanic Centennial Memorial - Springfield, MA

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A memorial erected on the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the R.M.S. Titanic is located in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Springfield, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/16/2012

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsAberfan Disaster - Aberfan, Wales.

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At 9.15 am on Friday 21st October 1966, a 40 feet high tidal wave of coal slurry slid down the mountain above Aberfan, crashing into the Pantglas Junior School, killing 116 children and 28 adults.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/9/2012

last visited: 10/16/2013

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Disaster MemorialsMather Mine Explosion Memorial - Mather, Pennsylvania

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The Mather Mine Explosion Memorial is located on the front lawn of the Mather Christian Church, Third Street, Morgan Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/2/2012

last visited: 7/21/2011

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Disaster MemorialsRobena No. 3 Mine Explosion Memorial - Carmichaels, Pennsylvania

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The Robena No. 3 Mine Explosion Memorial is located along State Route 21 in Monongahela Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/2/2012

last visited: 7/21/2011

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Disaster MemorialsBoston Irish Famine Memorial - Boston, MA

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This memorial in Downtown Crossing has statues of two families: one family in neat clothing and healthy countenances walking by the second family in tattered clothes and emaciated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/28/2012

last visited: 8/12/2016

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Disaster Memorials"Friend To All Nations" - Margate Surf Boat Disaster 1897

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A bronze, life size statue, of a lifeboat man in oilskins and cork life-vest on a granite plinth overlooking sea off Margate, Kent,UK

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: 10/2/2012

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Disaster MemorialsIn Memory of OKC Bombing Victims - Oklahoma City, OK

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A plaque in memory of two women who died in the 1995 Murrah Building bombing placed at the First Unitarian Church in OKC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member DangerHole

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/26/2012

last visited: 5/24/2012

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Disaster MemorialsThunderbirds Diamond Crash Memorial - Las Vegas, NV

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Located on the side of the North Las Vegas Police Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Nevada

date approved: 3/12/2012

last visited: 4/11/2016

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Disaster MemorialsOakland Memorial Park - Oakland, CA

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A memorial to the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 3/1/2012

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsNaufrágio de 1947 - Matosinhos, Portugal

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[PT]O Naufrágio de 1947 foi o maior desastre marítimo ocorrido na costa portuguesa,onde perderam a vida 152 marinheiros.[EN]The Shipwreck of 1947 was the greatest maritime disaster occurred off the Portuguese coast, where 152 sailors lost their lives

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 2/14/2012

last visited: 3/10/2015

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Disaster MemorialsYellow Fever Epidemic 1878 - Baton Rouge, LA

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This simple memorial remembers the over 100 victims buried at the historic Magnolia Cemetery in Baton Rouge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/12/2012

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsThe Typhus Epidemic 1847 - Kingston, Ontario

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Final resting place of approximately 1400 immigrants who died of typhus in the summer of 1847.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 9/16/2012

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Disaster MemorialsMS Scandinavian Star shipwreck - Oslo, Norway

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MS Scandinavian Star was a car and passenger ferry built in 1971. The ship caught fire in 1990, killing 158 people shortly after leaving Oslo's harbor. That's where this memorial to the disaster can be found.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Oslo, Norway

date approved: 1/16/2012

last visited: 5/3/2014

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Disaster MemorialsWabash Bridge Memorial - St. Charles, Missouri

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Memorial to construction workers who were killed when a column of the bridge collapsed during the construction of the bridge across the Missouri River.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/12/2012

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsIroquois Theater Fire Memorial - Montrose Cemetery, Chicago, IL

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Diamond shaped stone near cemetery entrance commemorating the 600 victims of Chicago's Iroquois Theater Fire on December 30, 1903.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/3/2011

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsPrincess Alice Memorial - Woolwich Cemetery, Camdale Road, Plumstead, London, UK

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The pleasure steamer "Princess Alice" collided with a collier, the "Bywell Castle" that resulted in hundreds losing their lives to drowning or the ingestion of polluted river water.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/2/2011

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsColumbia STS-107 Space Shuttle Disaster - Streamwood, IL

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A memorial and a city park dedicated to those who perished in the Columbia Space Shuttle disaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/19/2011

last visited: 10/16/2013

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Disaster MemorialsGreat Famine - Dublin, Ireland

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This memorial includes a series of sculptures reminding of the Great Famine period

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 11/12/2011

last visited: 6/28/2016

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Disaster MemorialsAir India vol 182, Lachine,Qc

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Air India

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SCALAIRE

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 11/12/2011

last visited: 6/14/2015

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Disaster MemorialsSix Bells Mining Disaster, Abertillery, Wales.

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A giant sculpture of a Coal Miner standing over 20m tall, located at the site of the Six Bells Colliery Disaster, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mair Wales

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/10/2011

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsTitanic Memorial Garden - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UK

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A memorial plaque and garden to commemorate the 83rd anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/31/2011

last visited: 12/1/2013

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Disaster MemorialsMillfield Ohio Mine No.6 diaster memorial

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A memorial to the lives lost in the Millfield mine diaster of November 5th, 1930.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team G-Man

location: Ohio

date approved: 10/30/2011

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsRoyal Charter Memorial, Moelfre, Ynys Môn, Wales

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A memorial to the Royal Charter disaster near Moelfre, Ynys Môn, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Meirion

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsFlight 191 Memorial - Des Plaines, IL

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At just after 3 p.m. on May 25, 1979, an American Airlines DC-10 crashed shortly after takeoff from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport killing all 271 on board and two on the ground. Now, 32 years later, there is a memorial to the victims.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/22/2011

last visited: 9/1/2014

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