Seabees Memorial - Boulder City, NV
N 35° 56.757 W 114° 50.794
11S E 694230 N 3980096
Quick Description: One of many monuments in the Veterans Cemetery Memorial Garden.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 3/9/2012 6:32:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMDYJP
A fountain is a focal point for several walkways lined with various organizations monuments. The memorial garden is near the Veterans Cemetery offices.
United States Navy Seabees
The Navy organized the construction battalions, or 'CBs', during the first days of 1942 and the name 'Seabees' was quickly adopted to identify the men of the new organization.
The men were mostly 'Construction stiffs', men with specialized building skills. Many were well over draft age who gave up high paying war work to enlist. All lived up yo their motto, 'Construimus Batuimus - We Build We Fight.' 'Can Do!'
The Navy Seabee Veterans of America, Inc
Island X-1, Las Vegas, Nevada
Dedication 26 May 1997
a list of members
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Date dedicated: 5/26/1997
Sponsor(s): Navy Seabee Veterans of America, Inc
Relevent website: Not listed
Entrance fees (if any): Not listed
Parking coordinates: Not Listed
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