Four Chaplains Memorial, a War Memorial

Four Chaplains Memorial, a War Memorial (HM1WUL)

Location: , NY 11694 Queens County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 34.559', W 73° 50.9'

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The American Creed

Honoring the Four Heroic Chaplains who gave their life jackets that four soldiers might live. The S. S. Dorchester was torpedoed February 3, 1943. As it sank the four were seen linked arm in arm, heads uplifted in prayer.

· Lt G. L. Fox, Protestant

· Lt. J. P. Washington, Catholic

· Lt. A. D. Goode, Jewish

· Lt. C. V. Poling, Protestant
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Date Added Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 5:02pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 597475 N 4492326
Decimal Degrees40.57598333, -73.84833333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 34.559', W 73° 50.9'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 34' 33.54" N, 73° 50' 54" W
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Area Code(s)718
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 129-16-129-98 Rockaway Beach Blvd, NY 11694, US
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