Raining ﬁre from the skyBattery Alexander, fully armed by 1906, mounted eight 12-inch mortars designed to fire shells in a high arc - up and then down onto the decks of enemy battleships. Low-trajectory gunfire from nearby batteries, aimed close to the enemy's waterline, would have joined Battery Alexander's mortar fire.
|Placed By||National Park Service, Golden Gate National Recreation Ares|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 541476 N 4186614|
|Decimal Degrees||37.82600000, -122.52870000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 49.56', W 122° 31.722'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 49' 33.6" N, 122° 31' 43.32" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 960 Field Rd, Sausalito CA 94965, US|
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