Julius Ellsberry

Julius Ellsberry (HM17BG)

Location: Birmingham, AL 35203 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 30.942', W 86° 48.82'

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In dedication to Julius Ellsberry, the first Black Alabama man to die in World War II; born Birmingham, Ala, 1922.

Enlisted in the U.S. Navy, 1940; First Class Mate [sic] Attendant aboard battleship Oklahoma in the Battle of Pearl Harbor, did sacrifice his life to save his shipmates, December 7, 1941.
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HM NumberHM17BG
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 9:48pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 517304 N 3708475
Decimal Degrees33.51570000, -86.81366667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 30.942', W 86° 48.82'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 30' 56.52" N, 86° 48' 49.20" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1600-1698 5th Ave N, Birmingham AL 35203, US
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