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Disaster MemorialsGreat Acadian Upheaval - Halifax, Nova

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The deportation of nearly 10,000, men, women and children piled into ships and deported to the Anglo-American colonies resulted in many being lost at sea, of dying from disease and famine. By 1765, a mere 1,600 survivors remained in Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 5/22/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsLock Haven Flood Protection Project - Lock Haven PA

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Dedicated to the people of Lock Haven to secure protection from the ravaging floods of Susquehanna River and to promote economic stability for future growth. Dedicated October 14, 1994 Local Cooperation Agreement March 14, 1991 Ground Breaking October 3, 1991

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/21/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsHolditch Colliery Explosion - Knutton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, UK.

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A plaque in memory of the miners who lost their lives in the Holditch Colliery Explosion of 1937, is located at the Heritage Centre in Apedale Community Country Park on Loomer Road in Knutton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/18/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsSmall Pox Island - West Alton, MO

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Sunflower Island was plowed over in 1936 to make way for a dam and locks. The 300 buried prisoners were discovered and disturbed. The dirt from the island, including the skeletons of the deceased, was used as fill for one of the embankments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/16/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsJokela rail accident memorial - Jokela, Finland

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The Jokela rail accident occurred on 21 April 1996, at 07:08 local time (04:08 UTC) in Tuusula, Finland, approximately 50 kilometres (30 mi) north of Helsinki.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member marcius

location: Finland

date approved: 4/15/2020

last visited: 6/7/2019

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Disaster MemorialsWatersnoodramp 1953, Nieuw-Vossemeer, Netherlands

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Memorial for victims Flooding 1953, Nieuw-Vossemeer, Netherlands

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamYakara

location: Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

date approved: 4/10/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsPestsäule / Plague column - Mödling, Austria

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1714 zum Dank für das Ende der Pest errichtet / Erected in 1714 to thank for the end of the plague

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 3/28/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsSanta Fe Memorial - Santa Fe, TX

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Marantha Christian Center is located on FM 646 and Ave L. Here you will find ten white crosses in honor of the eight students and two teachers who were killed May 18, 2018, at Santa Fe High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 3/18/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsOklahoma State University Cowboys Plane Crash Memorial - Stillwater, OK

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This memorial is at Gallagher-Iba Arena on the campus of Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 3/4/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsL'abri Sadi Carnot - Brest - France

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L’explosion de l'abri Sadi-Carnot a été l'épisode le plus meurtrier survenu à Brest pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. The explosion at the Sadi-Carnot shelter was the deadliest episode in Brest during the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 2/8/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsUS Navy R38 Airship Disaster Memorial - St Mary - Elloughton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Brass memorial plaque dedicated to four officers from Elloughton, killed in the Air-ship R38 disaster of 1921.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2020

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsRiver Flood of 1982 - Doniphan, MO

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The Current River flooded in 1982 and was a major disaster in this area...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/29/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsCatastrophe du barrage de Malpasset 12/02/1959 - Fréjus, France

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Le 2 décembre 1959 le barrage de Malpasset cédait sous la pression des eaux faisant 423 morts à Fréjus. [EN] On December 2, 1959, the Malpasset dam gave way under the pressure of the water, causing 423 deaths in Fréjus.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member musotransistor

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 12/28/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsOklahoma City Bombing Memorial - Blackwell, OK

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At the base of a flag pole at the entrance into the Oklahoma Welcome Center in Blackwell, OK on I-35 South near the state border of Oklahoma and Kansas is a disaster memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WayBetterFinder

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/23/2019

last visited: 12/25/2019

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Disaster MemorialsTuerie de Polytechnique/École Polytechnique massacre - Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Cette plaque est en mémoire des 12 femmes tuées lors d'un acte féminicide à l'École Polytechnique de Montréal./This plaque is in memory of the 12 women killed during a feminicide act at the École Polytechnique de Montréal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Zubulus

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 12/7/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsThe Monument of the Hand - Chania, Crete, Greece

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The Monument of the Hand is a memorial to the victims of the SS Heraklion ferry disaster of December 8, 1966. It is located on the waterfront of Chania, Crete, Greece.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Greece

date approved: 12/2/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsJolly 85 - Morrow Memorial - Keeseville- NY

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A Memorial Stone will be placed on Trembleau Mountain and at the VFW Post 1505, in Keeseville, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: New York

date approved: 11/18/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsTribute Memorial Park - Toledo, Ohio, USA.

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Tribute Memorial - A memorial park, commemorating those who lost their lives during construction of the "Veterans’ Glass City Skyway Bridge" Toledo, Ohio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Ohio

date approved: 11/4/2019

last visited: 11/17/2019

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Disaster MemorialsDerailed train - Ogden, Qc, CANADA

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On April 8, 1895, a southbound Boston & Maine Railroad passenger train derailed upon striking a boulder on the track; the engineer and fireman, injured by burns from steam, were transported to Newport but did not survive.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mcmeunier

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 10/24/2019

last visited: 12/9/2019

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Swordish Submarine - Disaster Memorial - Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, USA.

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USS Swordfish (SS-193) Submarine - In January 1945 Eighty-nine valiant men perished with Swordfish. This Disaster Memorial is located in the grounds of the Bowfin Submarine Museum, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, Hawaii.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Hawaii

date approved: 10/23/2019

last visited: 2/13/2020

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Disaster MemorialsOKC Bombing Memorial - Warr Acres, Oklahoma USA

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Warr Acres' memorial to the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing at Baker-Kiwanis Park near the Warr Acres government complex. 4709-4999 N Reeves St, Warr Acres, OK 73122

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member vulture1957

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/23/2019

last visited: never

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Disaster MemorialsUSS. Growler - Lost at Sea - Pearl Harbour, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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The U.S. Submarine Veterans of World War II - Assigned USS Growler (SS-215) to the State of Hawaii. Launched: 22 November 1941 - Lost at sea 8th November 1944, with no graves for the Submariners, other than the sea. Plaques located at Pearl Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Hawaii

date approved: 10/20/2019

last visited: 2/13/2020

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Disaster MemorialsUSS WAHOO - Lost at Sea Memorial - Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii.

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A plaque honoring, One of the most famous American submarines of World War II, the USS Wahoo was launched on 14 February 1942 - Lost at sea 11 October 1943. Located in the grounds of Pearl Harbor Historic Sites. Hawaii.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Hawaii

date approved: 10/19/2019

last visited: 2/13/2020

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Disaster MemorialsUSS Seawolf - Lost at Sea Memorial - Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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A plaque honoring “Seawolf” one of the most recognized names in the history of undersea warfare. Launched 15 August 1939; Lost at Sea, 3 October 1944. Located in the grounds of Bowfin Park, one of Pearl Harbors Historic Sites. Honolulu, Hawaii. Location: Hawaii, United States

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Hawaii

date approved: 10/18/2019

last visited: 2/13/2020

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Disaster MemorialsTrees of Faith - Lee Park - Cordell, OK

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This is a memorial to the children lost during the Murrah building bombing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/10/2019

last visited: never

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