US Merchant Marine Veterans -- Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
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Quick Description: The monument in honor of the US Merchant Marines and US Navy Armed Guard members who lost their lives in WWII, located in Memorial Circle at the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga TN
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 10/10/2017 12:55:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMWT9Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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Long Description:
This memorial to the men of the US Merchant Marines and US Navy Armed Guard members who lost their lives in WWII stands in a place of deep honor at Memorial Circle in the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga TN.

The memorial reads as follows:

"[Seal of the US Navy Armed Guard] UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINES VETERANS [Seal of the US Merchant Marines]

The sea washed over them,
and they were gone.

9751 Merchant Mariners
1810 Naval Armed Guard
lost their lives in World War II 1941-1946

We shall not forget

[Merchant Marine vessel]"
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: US Merchant Marines and US Navy Armed Guard members who lost their lives in WWII

Date of Dedication: Not listed

Website for Waymark: Not listed

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