United States Merchant Marine / U.S. Navy Armed Guard

United States Merchant Marine / U.S. Navy Armed Guard (HM33C)

Location: Duluth, MN 55802 St Louis County
Country: United States of America

N 46° 46.799', W 92° 5.511'

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The United States Merchant Marine

In recognition of those who serve
their country in war and peace time
to those 250,000 who served in world war II
to those 670 who were taken prisoner
to those 6,700 plus who gave their lives
and
to the countless number who served
since this country's founding

We gratefully dedicate this memorial
to the forgotten service.
American Merchant Marine Veterans

Viking Chapter
of
Minnesota

Dedicated May 22, 1999


(other side) U.S. Navy Armed Guard · VETERANS · We Aim to Deliver

In recognition of the 144,970United States Naval Armed Guardwho stood the watches and manned the gunson the merchant marine ships.

They were there to provide firepowerto protect the ship and cargo transportedto the battle zones during World War II.

In memory of the 1,810United States Naval Armed Guardwho died in action.

We gratefully dedicate this memorialin their honor.

Minnesota Veterans of the United StatesNaval Armed Guard of World War II.
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HM NumberHM33C
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Year Placed1999
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 5:36am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 569325 N 5181115
Decimal Degrees46.77998333, -92.09185000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 46.799', W 92° 5.511'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 46' 47.94" N, 92° 5' 30.66" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)218, 612
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-299 The Lakewalk, Duluth MN 55802, US
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