Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Mast of the USS Maine
Erected by Arlington National Cemetery.
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 38° 52.595′ N, 77° 4.469′ W. Marker was in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Click for map. Marker is in Section 24 of the National Cemetery, off Sigsbee Drive, south of Farragut Drive. Marker was in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Ignace Jan Paderewski (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); U.S.S. Maine Anchor (a few steps from this marker); United States Space Shuttle Challenger (within shouting distance of this marker); An Attempt to Rescue American Hostages Held in Iran (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Space Shuttle Columbia (within shouting distance of this marker); Canadian Cross of Sacrifice (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tuskegee Airmen of World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); Third Infantry Division, U.S. Army (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
More about this marker. The photograph in the lower left is captioned, "The Maine passing Morro Castle as she entered the Harbor of Havana."
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Other markers and memorials related to the USS Maine.
Also see . . . U.S. Navy in the Spanish-American War. (Submitted on September 27, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Manuel L. Quezon, Ignacy Jan
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Events • War, Spanish-American • Waterways & Vessels •
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