The Lone Sailor
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
N 38° 53.628 W 077° 01.377
18S E 324559 N 4306936
Quick Description: The US Navy Memorial symbol statue.
Location: District of Columbia, United States
Date Posted: 12/21/2006 8:31:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM124R
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 131

Long Description:
The Lone Sailor is a composite of the U.S. Navy bluejacket, past, present and future. He's called the Lone Sailor, yet he is hardly ever alone, standing there on the broad granite plaza which forms the amphitheater of the Navy Memorial. Visitors to the Memorial are immediately drawn to him to peer into his far seeing eyes, to admire him or size him up, to see if he's as tough or as gentle as he seems. Visitors find that he is all that he seems and probably more. The Lone Sailor

The virtual geocache GCCA5E
Location description: Map of the World Plaza

Statue's Subject: Composite of all sailors

Artist: Stanley Bleifeld

Visit Instructions:
Photo of the statue with person sitting on bench next to the statue, standing next to the statue or other-wise interacting appropriately with the statue(face of person does not need to show, gps does not need to be in photo).
Extra credit for having fun!!!

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