USS West Virginia Memorial

USS West Virginia Memorial (HM14V2)

Location: Honolulu, HI 96818 Honolulu County
Country: United States of America

N 21° 21.803', W 157° 57.165'

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At 0758, 7 December 1941, near this spot at Bert Fox 6the USS West Virginiamoored outboard the USS Tennesseewas damaged and sunk by enemy bombs and torpedoes. As the West Virginia settled to the bottomshe forced the Tennessee against the quaycausing hull damage. The Tennessee alsowas struck by two armor-piercing bombs,and was severely burned by oil fireson the water, which spread from the Arizona nearby at Berth Fox 7.
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HM NumberHM14V2
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 8:19pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)4Q E 608578 N 2362726
Decimal Degrees21.36338333, -157.95275000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 21° 21.803', W 157° 57.165'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds21° 21' 48.18" N, 157° 57' 9.90" W
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Area Code(s)808
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-138 Langley Ave, Honolulu HI 96818, US
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