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Nearly every developed nation in world history has a rich maritime history. Decommissioned naval vessels, maritime military museums and other maritime military historical sites dot the United States coastlines. Many other countries throughout the modern world have similar sites. This group seeks to document and discover these maritime military Waymarks for others to visit, to admire, and to remember.
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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Cruiser Aurora, St. Petersburg, Russia

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The Aurora is an icon of bolshevik revolution of 1917, and of all comunist history of Soviet Union. Currently preserved as a museum ship in St. Petersburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Hoblik

location: Russia

date approved: 7/12/2008

last visited: 9/20/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)HMS Belfast - London, England, UK

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The HMS Belfast served from 1938 to 1963 from the North Sea to the South Pacific. Today, HMS Belfast serves as a living museum while docked in the Thames River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/7/2008

last visited: 2/10/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)RMS Queen Mary - Long Beach, California

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The Queen Mary, eventually joined by the Queen Elizabeth, were the largest and fastest troopships involved in the war, often carrying as many as 15,000 men in a single voyage, and often travelling out of convoy and without escort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bluejacket01

location: California

date approved: 7/6/2008

last visited: 9/2/2017

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)HMAS Onslow - Sydney Australia

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HMAS Onslow (S-60) was an Oberon-class submarine, named after an Australian river whose name in turn was derived from a pioneering family famous in early Australian history (the town of Onslow in Western Australia was also named after a family member

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 6/28/2008

last visited: 3/17/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)U.S.S. Kidd

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This decommissioned destroyer is located in Baton Rouge, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Min Dawg

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/28/2008

last visited: 12/6/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS South Dakota (BB-57) - Sioux Falls, SD

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Located in Sherman Park on W 12th St and S Kiwanis Ave.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lazyCachers

location: South Dakota

date approved: 6/6/2008

last visited: 6/1/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)HMAS Otway. Holbrook. NSW. Australia.

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Holbrook's best known feature is a full-sized Oberon-class submarine, the HMAS Otway. Motorists cannot help but see it as they drive through the town. Why does this little dot on the map of inland Australia have its very own submarine?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/24/2008

last visited: 1/20/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Submarine Riachuelo - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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This submarine is docked at the Navy Cultural Center in Rio de Janeiro.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Brazil

date approved: 5/6/2008

last visited: 5/7/2008

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Japanese Midget Submarine HA19 (1938-1941)

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This Japanese minisubmarine participated in the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 and became the first vessel captured in the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member linkys

location: Texas

date approved: 3/12/2008

last visited: 3/23/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Constellation (1854)

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The USS Constellation, moored in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/23/2008

last visited: 12/22/2018

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS George Bancroft (SSBN-643) - Kings Bay, GA

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The Sail of USS George Bancroft, on display at main gate of Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, was dedicated 7 April 2000, as part of Kings Bay's celebration of the submarine forces' 100th anniversary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Georgia

date approved: 2/19/2008

last visited: 5/26/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)SS Jeremiah O'Brien - San Francisco, CA

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"SS Jeremiah O'Brien is a Liberty ship built during World War II and named for American Revolutionary War ship captain Jeremiah O'Brien (1744–1818)."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 2/6/2008

last visited: 8/29/2017

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Pampanito - San Francisco, CA

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Historic submarine stationed at Pier 45 in San Francisco.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 2/4/2008

last visited: 8/29/2017

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned) HMS Trincomalee

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Britain's oldest floating warship.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sir Lose-a-lot

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/16/2008

last visited: 12/29/2016

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Potomac (AG-25) - Oakland, CA

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Historic Coast Guard Cutter and Roosevelt's floating White House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/16/2008

last visited: 9/30/2015

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Coast Guard Lightship WLV 605 – Relief (decommissioned) - Oakland, CA

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Historic lightship in Oakland's bay.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/15/2008

last visited: 9/30/2015

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Hornet C12 - Alameda, CA

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Historic Navy vessel which served in WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/15/2008

last visited: 11/26/2011

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Alabama (BB-60) Museum, Mobile, AL

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Fantastic museum we could have spent another day here!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BackPak

location: Alabama

date approved: 10/15/2007

last visited: 9/30/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)The USS Bowfin

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This is the USS Bowfin, nicknamed the "Pearl Harbour Avenger" because she was launched one year to the day after the attack on Pearl Harbour and spent the war destroying or helping to destroy 54 enemy ships.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HeyRob4449

location: Hawaii

date approved: 10/15/2007

last visited: 11/30/2017

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)HL Hunley

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Located inside the Conservation Museum in Charleston SC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Global Voyager

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/15/2007

last visited: 2/22/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Destruction of the C.S.S. Nashville

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The swift Confederate blockade runner NASHVILLE (renamed RATTLESNAKE) was destroyed by the monitor MONTAUK, February 28, 1863, after she went aground on a sandbar in a hairpin bend of the Ogeechee River. Machinery from the NASHVILLE is displayed here

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/15/2007

last visited: 2/27/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USS Laffey - DD724

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This is the second USS Laffey. The first was sunk in November, 1942 off Guadalcanal. This one was launched Nov. 21, 1943,Commissioned Feb. 8, 1944 and Decommissioned March 29, 1975. Now afloat at Patriots Point, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: South Carolina

date approved: 8/25/2007

last visited: 3/13/2015

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Submarine Tonijn

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Submarine Tonijn, on display at the Dutch Navy Museum, located in Den Helder the Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MarkyMarkies

location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 8/25/2007

last visited: 4/18/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)Battleship North Carolina - BB 55 - Wilmington N.C.

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The memorial is located on Eagles Island just across from Wilmington N.C. - Armed with nine 16-inch/45 caliber guns in three turrets and twenty 5-inch/38 caliber guns in ten twin mounts, NORTH CAROLINA proved a formidable weapons platform.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/28/2007

last visited: 7/10/2019

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Military Ships and Submarines (Decommissioned)USCG Ingham - WHEC 35

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The Treasury Class Coast Guard Cutter Ingham is the oldest vessel in the Patriots Point fleet with the longest service record. Ingham would battle through what was called the "Bloody Winter" of 1942-43.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: South Carolina

date approved: 7/28/2007

last visited: 4/17/2010

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