American Merchant Marine Monuments Historical

American Merchant Marine Monuments Historical (HM1XVJ)

Location: Fort Stanton, NM 88323 Lincoln County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 29.408', W 105° 30.939'

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Photo Credits: [1] SCOTT SCHAERER (SON OF SKIPPER VIC SCHAERER)  
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In Memory Of
The Men And Women
Of The
American Merchant Marine

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American Merchant Marine Veterans

This ancient anchor is a tribute to Merchant Mariners the world over. Donated by Betty Wattam in memory of Joseph Wattam. Dedicated to Victor and Jean Schaerer by
American Merchant Marine Veterans
Roadrunner Chapter
Abbequerque, New Mexico
Dedicated May 22, 1995

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American Merchant Marine Veterans

This 5 ton anchor taken from the Drake Victory is a memorial to Merchant Marine Veterans of WW II wherever they are. Their casualty rate of 1 to 32 was one of the highest of all services.
Dedicated May 22, 1993
American Merchant Marine Veterans
Roadrunner Chapter
Abbequerque, New Mexico

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American Merchant Marine Veterans

In memory of Veterans of all wars who offered their lives for the liberty that Americans believe in.
Dedicated May 22, 1993
American Merchant Marine Veterans
Roadrunner Chapter
Abbequerque, New Mexico
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HM NumberHM1XVJ
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Year Placed1993
Placed ByAmerican Merchant Marine Veterans Roadrunner Chapter
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 452097 N 3705744
Decimal Degrees33.49013333, -105.51565000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 29.408', W 105° 30.939'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 29' 24.48" N, 105° 30' 56.34" W
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Area Code(s)505
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near County Rd 220, Fort Stanton NM 88323, US
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