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U.S. Coast Guard Memorial

 
 
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial </b>northwest face image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, January 11, 2009
1. U.S. Coast Guard Memorial northwest face



Inscription.
Northwest face
Coast Guard Emblem
Semper Paratus - 1790

United States Coast Guard

World War

Northeast face
Officers and Men
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Tampa
Sunk by enemy submarine in Bristol Channel
September 26, 1918
When all on board were lost

Charles Satterlee, Captain ∙ Archibald H. Scally, Lt. Comdr. ∙ John T. Carr, Lt. Comdr. ∙ John F. McGourty, Lieut. ∙ James M. Earp, Lieut. ∙ Roy A. Bothwell, Lieut. ∙ James A. Frost, Jr., Lieut. ∙ Hadley H. Teter, Asst. Surg. ∙ David Hoffman, Ensign ∙ Edward Reavely, Ensign ∙ William Hickey, Boatswain ∙ Jules G. Darnou, Gunner ∙ Chas. H. Klingelhoefer, Carpt. ∙ Wilhem Knudsen, Machinist ∙ Joseph Cygan ∙ Earle C. Bell ∙ Ludvig A. Larsen ∙ Charles E. Galvin ∙ Anders Poulsen ∙ William B. Clements ∙ Frank J. Taylor ∙ Louis F. Vaughan ∙ Jacob D. Nix ∙ Wamboldt Sumner ∙ Justin P. Wiley ∙ William R. Bozeman ∙ Arthur J. Deasy ∙ George H. Griffiths ∙ John Smith ∙ Algy K. Bevins ∙ Carl L. Dalton ∙ John Bouzekis ∙ Richard E. Cordova ∙ Norman W. Finch ∙ Joseph Lieb ∙ Michael Sarkin ∙
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial </b>northeast face image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, January 11, 2009
2. U.S. Coast Guard Memorial northeast face
Francis L. Wilkes ∙ William F. Deering ∙ Frederick Manfield ∙ William J. Williams ∙ William L. Felton ∙ William Weech ∙ James C. Wilkie ∙ Herrick L. Evans ∙ Eston D. Legree ∙ Robert Norwood ∙ Irving A. Slicklen ∙ John F. Healy ∙ Gerassemos Mehalatos ∙ Clement M. Lawrence ∙ Frank H. Quigley ∙ Harold Tonneson ∙ Frank C. Garrett ∙ Hubert Holstein ∙ Leonard R. Bozeman ∙ Frank W. Creamer ∙ James M. Fleury ∙ Felix G. Poppell ∙ Paul B. Schwegler ∙ Robert L. Agee ∙ Otto G. Harrison ∙ Francis R. Scott ∙ Johnnie Britton ∙ Carl I. Johnson ∙ Maurice J. Hutton ∙ Herman Carmichael ∙ Peter Fonseca ∙ Percy Mansfield ∙ Charles W. Parkin ∙ Charles H. Thompson ∙ Benjamin N. Daniels ∙ Edward W. Kelleher ∙ Alexander L. Saldarini ∙ John C. Kosinski ∙ Stanley S. Cooke ∙ Ben Nelson ∙ William F. Newell ∙ Alfonso J. Busho ∙ Edgar F. Dorgan ∙ Harold Haughland ∙ William H. Reynolds ∙ Homer B. Sumner ∙ Arthur L. Bevins ∙ William P. Hastings ∙ John E. Talley ∙ Charles Dechrit ∙ Harold B. Irsh ∙ Perry Roberts ∙ Walter R. Connell ∙ William Holland ∙ Harold Myers ∙ Robert G. Robertson ∙
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, January 11, 2009
3. U.S. Coast Guard Memorial
Northeast face, lower inscription.
Paul O. Webb ∙ Hans I. Johanson ∙ Hans Hansen ∙ Norman Walpole ∙ John F. Miller ∙ Arthur T. Harris ∙ Fred W. Wyman ∙ Edward F. Shanahan ∙ Arthur R. Campbell ∙ Gilbert J. Doyle ∙ Shelby W. Layman ∙ John I. Richards ∙ Louis A. Thomas ∙ Roy W. Burns ∙ Angus N. Maclean ∙ Julius M. Vallon ∙ Clarence M. Faust ∙ James J. Adams ∙ Charles E. Greenwald ∙ Albert C. Emerson ∙ Bert H. Lane ∙ Wesley J. Nobles ∙ Jimmie Ross

Thy Way Is In The Sea

South face

Officers and Men
U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Seneca
Lost in bravely endeavoring as volunteers to
salvage the torpedoed British steamer Wellington
Bay of Biscay, September 17, 1918
William L. Boyce, Machinist ∙ Carl S. Newbury ∙ William H. Best ∙ William H. Prime ∙ Martin Ovesen ∙ August Zuleger ∙ Paul Lee Marvelle ∙ Raymond H. Tingard ∙ Merton Stellenwerf ∙ Russell Elam ∙ James J. Nevins

These too died for country
Sidney B. Orne, Lieut. ∙ Edmund C. Zink, Gunner ∙ DeWitt T. Alley, Gunner ∙ Frank Atkins ∙ Hugh E. Richards ∙ Alexander Hope ∙ Donald J. Shea ∙ Samuel N. Casey ∙ John E. Harrison ∙ Frank S. Reilly ∙
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial </b>south face image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, January 11, 2009
4. U.S. Coast Guard Memorial south face
Frank M. Averill ∙ Herbert E. Ketcham ∙ William L.J. Janssens ∙ Christopher C. Miller ∙ William A. Eckersley ∙ William C. Kelly ∙ Irvin C. Smith ∙ Arthur I. Coleman ∙ John C. Gagnier ∙ Frank Jirtle, Jr. ∙ Vester W. Sickinger ∙ William H. Tuskey ∙ Charles E. Moulton ∙ William P. Slattery ∙ Yaroslav Kouble ∙ Arthur Flater ∙ Richardson M. Hanckel ∙ John A. Johansson ∙ Hjalmar Carlsson ∙ William Veen ∙ Andrew Johnson ∙ Kristian L. Anderson ∙ James B. Gordon ∙ Charles H. Phillips ∙ Ira Thompson ∙ George E. McClellan ∙ Edward T. Hall ∙ William D. Kauffunger ∙ Alan F. Stites ∙ Ruval S. Whitney ∙ Thomas C. Clifford ∙ Paul G. Kroeder ∙ Jesse Willis ∙ Walenty Ziemkowski ∙ John H. Paul ∙ Louis Ferreira ∙ James A. Ferguson ∙ Leve L. Law ∙ Leo F. Baker ∙ William O. Gross ∙ George H. Stenstream ∙ Fridolph Benson ∙ William J. Craney ∙ Milton A. Hannert ∙ Thomas J. McGrath ∙ Francis F. Sullivan ∙ Theodore S. Wickes ∙ Gorgonio Julian ∙ Anton E.J. Gjovik ∙ James H. Cook ∙ Albert H. Hahn ∙ Carl E. Anderson ∙ John A. Griffin ∙ Ernest Carter ∙ Theodore Meekins ∙ Calvin Carman
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, January 11, 2009
5. U.S. Coast Guard Memorial
∙ John F. Harvey ∙ Oliver G. Styron ∙ Walter O. Smith ∙ Washington Erb ∙ Robert B. Harvey ∙ Myron Morson ∙ Ralph P. Taylor ∙ Charles C. Haag ∙ Raymond Kunnari

And Thy Path In The Great Waters

 
Erected 1928 by U.S. Coast Guard.
 
Location. 38° 52.253′ N, 77° 4.096′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Click for map. The memorial is located in Section 4 of the cemetery, off Jessup Drive, near Dewey Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthew Alexander Henson (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Edwin Peary (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian Warriors and Their Brothers (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Vietnamese Airborne Division and Their Advisors (about 700 feet away); Americal Division (about 800 feet away); First Marine Division Association (about 800 feet away); 96th Infantry Division, U.S. Army (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Peacemaker (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
 
Also see . . .
1. USCGC Tampa. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. USCGC Seneca. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. Arlington Memorials. Note: This and some other references erroneously state that the cutter Seneca was lost with "all" officers and men. The loss of the Tampa with all hands was the greatest loss of life on any ship in the U.S. naval service during WWI. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.) 

4. Coast Guard History. (Submitted on January 18, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Navy, Revenue Cutter Service, Coast Guard, Treasury Department.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, World IWaterways & Vessels
 
 
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