Honoring US Merchant Marine Historical

Honoring US Merchant Marine Historical (HM1XKS)

Location: Moss Point, MS 39563 Jackson County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 24.881', W 88° 32.307'

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Serving Since 1775

—Created by Congress 1936 —


Dangerous missions World
War II approximately 8,700
mariners were killed at
sea, approximately 11,000
wounded 604 prisoners
60 died in prison camps

The Merchant Maines have
delivered the goods when and
where needed in operations
and across every ocean and
sea in the most difficult and
dangerous transportation
job ever undertaken.
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HM NumberHM1XKS
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Year Placed2012
Placed ByJackson County
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 352232 N 3365741
Decimal Degrees30.41468333, -88.53845000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 24.881', W 88° 32.307'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 24' 52.86" N, 88° 32' 18.42" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)662, 228
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5025 MS-613, Moss Point MS 39563, US
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