U.S. Submarine Veterans World War II

U.S. Submarine Veterans World War II (HM1LC7)

Location: Buffalo, NY 14202 Erie County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 52.687', W 78° 52.872'

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The purpose of this organization is to perpetuate the memory of those shipmates who gave their lives in submarine warfare. At the end of World War II hostilities, 52 submarines had been lost on which 72 officers and 3,131 enlisted men had given their lives in submarine warfare. This memorial is dedicated to those men still "on patrol". Sealion, S-36, S-26, Shark I, Perch, S-27, Grunion, S-39, Argonaut, Amberjack, Grampus, Triton, Pickerel, Grenadier, Runner, T-12, Grayling, Pompano, Cisco, S-44, Dorado, Wahoo, Corvina, Sculpin, Capelin, Scorpion, Grayback, Trout, Tullibee, Gudgeon, Herring, Golet, S-28, Robalo, Flier, Harder, Seawolf, Darter, Shark II, Tang, Escolar, Albacore, Growler, Scamp, Swordfish, Barbel, Kete, Trigger, Snook, Lagarto, Bonefish, Bullhead.
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HM NumberHM1LC7
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Year Placed1982
Placed ByNiagara Frontier Grenadier Chapter
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Date Added Friday, June 26th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 673043 N 4749457
Decimal Degrees42.87811667, -78.88120000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 52.687', W 78° 52.872'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 52' 41.22" N, 78° 52' 52.32" W
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Area Code(s)716
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 35-71 Marine Dr, Buffalo NY 14202, US
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