Casualties of Pearl Harbor -- Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
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Quick Description: The monument in honor of those who died at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, military and civilian, located in Memorial Circle at the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga TN
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 10/9/2017 6:22:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMWT4Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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Long Description:
This memorial to those who died as a direct result of the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 stands in a place of deep honor at Memorial Circle in the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga TN.

The memorial reads as follows:

"[front]

Dec. 7, 1941
A day that lives in infamy

Territory of Hawaii
[Map of Oahu with military bases delineated]

[back]

Rest in peace
for God and country

Killed
Army 281
Marines 109
Navy 2008
Civilians 68
Total 2403"
Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: go to the Chattanooga National Cemetery

Access times: From: 7:00 AM To: 7:00 PM

Location of waymark:
Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Ave
Chattanooga, TN


Commemoration: Military and civilians killed in the surprise Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941

Date of Dedication: Not listed

Website for Waymark: Not listed

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