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Disaster MemorialsAvro Anson Crash - Cochrane, AB

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On February 17, 1941 a twin engine Avro Anson bomber crashed into the bank of the Bow River after striking a cable. Both pilot and copilot were killed instantly. This memorial was erected adjacent to the site of the crash.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/26/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsThe Yankee Gale of 1851 - Kildare Capes, PEI

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This is a second memorial to the 160 sailors who perished in the Yankee Gale of 1851. It has been placed at the rear of the cemetery of Christ Church in Kildare Capes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 8/26/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsThe Yankee Gale of '51 - Kildare Capes, PEI

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This is the first of two memorials to the 160 sailors who perished in the Yankee Gale of 1851. It has been placed at the entrance to Christ Church in Kildare Capes, just off Highway 12.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 8/26/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsAlfred P. Murrah Bombing - Ada, OK

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This monument stands in front of the former St. Louis-San Francisco (Frisco) railroad depot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/25/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsStorm of 14 October 1877 -- Cleopatra's Needle, Victoria Embankment, City of Westminster, London, UK

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One of the 4 plaques around Cleopatra's Needle details the loss of 6 men in the sinking of the obelisk ship CLEOPATRA in the storm of 14 Oct 1877 that struck the Bay of Biscay

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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Disaster MemorialsStéle mémoire du crash d'un Espilon. Fors. France

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La stéle à la mémoire des pilotes tués lors du crash d'un Epsilon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: 8/15/2016

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Disaster MemorialsTrans-Canada Air Lines Flight 810 — Chilliwack, BC

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62 people died in December 1956 when Trans-Canada Air Lines Flight 810 flew too low and crashed into Mt Sleese.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/20/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsBoeing B-17G Flying Fortress crash memorial - Church Gardens Memorial Garden - Nailstone, Leicestershire

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Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress 43-37776 of the 849th Bombardment Squadron, 490th Bombardment Group, crashed near the village of Nailstone in Leicestershire on the 27th September 1944 while flying from Eye in Suffolk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/11/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsEastland Disaster Memorial - Old Lighthouse, Michigan City, IN

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Marker and anchor chain commemorating the eight hundred forty-four souls who perished in Chicago on board the Eastland as it prepared to steam to Michigan City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Indiana

date approved: 7/10/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsMonument aux 76 victimes du Pont de Québec, St-Romuald, Qc, Canada

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Le monumement-épitaphe est dans le cimetière de St-Romuald (Quebec) - The monument is in the St-Romuald's cemetery (Quebec).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lyturmel

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 7/3/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsMarchioness Memorial - Southwark Cathedral - London, UK.

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The Marchioness River Thames pleasure boat Sank, & 51 people lost their lives on a hot summer night over 25 years ago. The Marchioness Disaster Memorial is located in Southwark Cathedral, London, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/30/2016

last visited: 7/2/2016

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Disaster MemorialsMonument to the Great Fire of London - City of London, Great Britain.

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Monument to the Great Fire of London in 1666. Designed by the famous architect Christopher Wren. The Monument built in 1677 is one of the key historic & architectural landmarks in the City of London, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/25/2016

last visited: 6/30/2016

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Triton (SS-201) - San Diego, CA

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USS Triton (SS-201) was sunk by the Japanese in 1943 off the Admiralty Islands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Grenadier (SS-210) - San Diego, CA

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This submarine was scuttled off of Phuket on April 22, 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS R-12 (SS-89) - San Diego, CA

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42 men were lost when this submarine suffered an accident in 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Grayling (SS-209) - San Diego, CA

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USS Grayling (SS-209) recorded her last kill, the passenger-cargo Meizan Maru on August 27, 1943 in the Tablas Strait near the Philippines, but was not heard from again after September 9.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS S-44 (SS-155) - San Diego, CA

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This submarine was sunk by the Japanese October 7, 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Dorado (SS-248) - San Diego, CA

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This submarine was sunk just a few months after being launched in 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Sculpin (SS-191) - San Diego, CA

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Scuttled off Truk Lagoon on 19 November 1943 after being damaged by Japanese destroyers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Scorpion (SS-278) - San Diego, CA

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Lost Jan/Feb 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/12/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Amberjack (SS-219) - San Diego, CA

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This US submarine was sunk by a Japanese torpedo in 1943.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/12/2016

last visited: 12/9/2015

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Disaster MemorialsColden Train Collision Memorial - Salamanca, NY

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Memorial to two fallen train workers

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: New York

date approved: 5/28/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsLuisenthal Coal Mine Explosion Memorial - Völklingen, Germany

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Memorial for the victims of the 1962 coal mine disaster. Denkmal für die Opfer des Grubenunglücks von 1962.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kukus

location: Saarland, Germany

date approved: 5/18/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsMemorial Woods - Tilbury, ON

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Memorial park dedicated to the victims and first responders of the Hwy 401 disaster of 3 September, 1999.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/13/2016

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsLindhurst Memorial Park - CA

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Dedicated to a teacher and several students who were shot by another student in May 1992. The whole school, many families, and the community were shaken.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 5/2/2016

last visited: never

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