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Disaster MemorialsChallenger N A S A - Fresno CA

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Seven supporting posts for the seven N A S A astronauts who died.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 5/27/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsUSAAF B-17C Flying Fortress Crash - Bakers Creek, QLD

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A USAAF B-17C Flying Fortress crashed shortly after take-off on 14 June 1943 at Bakers Creek killing 42 of the 43 American military service personnel on board.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: Queensland, Australia

date approved: 5/19/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsF111 Plane Crash - Tenterfield, NSW

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An Royal Australian Airforce F111 crashed in the paddock beside this memorial, killing the pilot & navigator.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/12/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsKyeema Plane Crash Memorial - Mt Dandenong, Australia

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18 people died when the DC-2 Kyeema airliner crashed in the Dandenong Ranges in 1938. Forty years later a memorial was erected at the crash site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ThePacman

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 5/11/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsAlfred Murrah Federal Building Bombing - Lakewood, CO

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This tree is a living memorial to those who were injured and lost their lives at the Oklahoma City Bombing, USA, on April 19, 1995.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 4/27/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsHouston Hotel Fire Memorial - Linkville Pioneer Cemetery - Klamath Falls, OR

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The graves of unknown victims of a hotel fire in 1920 are memorialized with a headstone here in Linkville Pioneer Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 4/24/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsThe Steamboat Saluda Disaster - Lexington, MO

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Many were buried in Lexington, others buried in the Mormon Cemetery in Ray County at: N 39° 17.109 W 093° 58.578

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/12/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsGeorgette Memorial - Margaret River, Western Australia

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A memorial to those who lost their lives and those who were rescued in a shipwreck

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 4/10/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsSpace Shuttle Columbia Memorial - Kerens, TX

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A memorial stands in Garden Park in Kerens, TX, paying tribute not only to the seven astronauts who lost their lives when the Columbia disintegrated over North Texas, but also to the local citizens who helped in the debris recovery effort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/6/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsAirliner Cavalier Disaster -- Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, Hamilton BM

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A plaque in the north end of the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in downtown Hamilton commemorates a hero of the 1939 Cavalier airliner disaster

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Bermuda

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: 2/19/2015

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Disaster MemorialsOndrej Sovina plane crash memorial

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Memorial of plane crash

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Jedelák

location: Stredocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsPlains VFD 9/11 Memorial - Plains, MT

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This memorial was created by volunteer firefighters to the side of the Plains Fire Station at Fifth Avenue South and First Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsGakhal Saran Massacre Memorial - Vernon, BC

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This memorial, in remembrance of the nine victims of a lone shooter, stands in the plaza just outside the Vernon Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster Memorials2003 Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster -- Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans LA

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The sleek and elegant memorial to the crew of STS-107, who lost their lives in the 2003 Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, on the grounds of the Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans LA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/24/2015

last visited: 2/26/2015

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Disaster MemorialsCholera Epidemic Memorial - Old City Cemetery - Sacramento, CA

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This citizen memorial resides near the north front entrance to Old City Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 2/19/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster Memorials1986 Challenger Disaster -- Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans LA

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A subtle yet powerful memorial to the men and women who lost their lives in the Challenger disaster of 1986 at the Lockheed Martin 1986 Michoud Assembly Facility

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/17/2015

last visited: 2/26/2015

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Disaster MemorialsOklahoma City Bombing Victims Memorial - Saxton, KY

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This memorial to the victims of the 1995 Oklahoma City Bombing is located at the Northbound Rest Area on I-75 in Saxton, Kentucky, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Kentucky

date approved: 2/8/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsHMS Doterel Disaster - Chapel of St Peter & St Paul, ORNC, Greenwich, London, UK

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HMS Doterel had an explosion onboard whilst at anchor at Sandy Point in the Magellan Straits. The explosion, in the fore magazine, resulted in the loss of 143 lives. The memorial is in the entrance vestibule of the chapel at the ORNC in Greenwich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsHMS Orpheus Disaster - Chapel of St Peter & St Paul, ORNC, Greenwich, London, UK

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Through human error, though it is difficult who to attribute the blame to, HMS Orpheus ran aground in New Zealand on 7th February 1863 with 189 crew out of the ship's complement of 259 perishing on the Manukau Bar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsFranklin's Lost Expedition - Chapel of St Peter & St Paul, ORNC, Greenwich, London, UK

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In the entrance lobby to the St Peter and St Paul Chapel, in the Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) in Greenwich, is this memorial to John Franklin and the crews of the ships "Erebus" and "Terror" who perished in the Arctic when becoming icebound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsCopper Mountain Fire - Princeton, BC

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Near the centre of the Princeton cemetery stands a stone cairn with a bronze plaque affixed, a memorial to the nine men killed in the 1928 fire at Copper Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsIn memory of the B17G "Sequatchiee"

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[E] Marble stele honoring the B17G "Sequatchiee" belonging to the 570th Bomb Squadron that crashed here on August 1, 1944. [F] Stèle de marbre honorant le B17G "Sequatchiee" du 570e Escadron de Bombardier qui s'est écrasé ici le 1er août 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DD Drix

location: Centre, France

date approved: 1/7/2015

last visited: 1/27/2015

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Disaster MemorialsNelson Memorial Library - Lovingston, VA

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A small plaque outside of the Nelson Memorial Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/29/2014

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsHare Lane crash site memorial

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Memorial plaque and engraved boulder.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave.johnson

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 12/23/2014

last visited: 2/15/2015

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Disaster MemorialsPlane Crash Memorial in Lüttingen, Germany

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They gave their life to save ours. This story gets under the skin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 12/15/2014

last visited: never

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