In Grateful Memory of Ensign Richard Rundlett Wells

In Grateful Memory of Ensign Richard Rundlett Wells (HM2C2T)

Location: South Bristol, ME 04568 Lincoln County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 50.73', W 69° 33.131'

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USN 1896-1918

Who was born and grew to young manhood at Christmas Cove. Bred in the tradition of the sea, he was swift to volunteer when his country entered the Great War. He won a commission for meritorious service and gave his life in heroic performance of his duty as an officer of the USS Ticonderoga when she was sunk in action with German submarine U-152, in mid-Atlantic - September 30, 1918. His example will speak to coming generations.
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HM NumberHM2C2T
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Date Added Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 455614 N 4854861
Decimal Degrees43.84550000, -69.55218333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 50.73', W 69° 33.131'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 50' 43.8" N, 69° 33' 7.86" W
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Area Code(s)207
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2391 ME-129, South Bristol ME 04568, US
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